Ambitious Marlow FC boss Mark Bartley is convinced his team will need just one season of consolidation in the Southern Central Division before being able to launch a promotion bid.
The Blues head into the
The Berks & Bucks Senior Trophy will not be awarded this season because three of the four semi-finalists broke competition rules on eligible players including winners Aylesbury United.
The cup was thrown into disarray in
Marlow FC boss Mark Bartley praised his side after they clinched the league title and earned promotion back into the Southern League at the first time of asking.
Bartley's side came from behind to beat
Maidenhead United have added to their firepower at York Road with the capture of striker Michael Malcolm.
The 27-year-old frontman finished last season with Whitehawk where he scored nine goals in 21 appearances, helping them
Reading FC will start the Championship season with a home match against Ipswich Town on Saturday, August 3.
Nigel Adkin's side face a tough run of fixtures against established Championship sides playing Bolton Wanderers away