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We'll be ready for Fiori challenge despite long lay-off, insists Linfield skipper Mulgrew

 

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Linfield captain Jamie Mulgrew

Linfield captain Jamie Mulgrew

Linfield captain Jamie Mulgrew

Jamie Mulgrew believes Linfield will be in the best possible shape ahead of their Champions League preliminary round tie against Tre Fiori on August 8.

The Danske Bank Premiership title holders have had merely four weeks to prepare for the showdown against the San Marino champs after global football was brought to a halt by the coronavirus pandemic back in March.

David Healy's boys will, however, travel to Nyon full of optimism, confident of booking a ticket to the Play-Off Final against representatives from Kosovo or Andorra at the same venue three days later.