Pagham Football Club committee members, fans, players and coaching staff geared up for the big kick-off with a weekend of work at Nyetimber Lane.
The Lions’ home will see its first action on Saturday, August 8 with the first two games in the Dave Kew Cup.
Host club Pagham take on Selsey at 3.30pm although the football begins with Chichester City against Littlehampton Town at noon.
Chairman Tony Shea revealed the stadium has been deep cleaned “to within an inch of its life” to meet with the stringent Covid-19 requirements.
The bar and hot food will be available all day.
Pagham FC’s other pre-season fixtures:
Aug 15: Pagham FC v Littlehampton United FC (Nyetimber Lane), 2pm.
Aug 22: Dave Kew Cup 3 rd/4 th place play-off, noon, Final at 15.30 (both at Nyetimber Lane).
Aug 25 Pagham FC v Fleetlands FC (Nyetimber Lane), 7.30pm
Aug 29: Hayling United FC v Pagham FC, 3pm.