Heart line up Roar in Lismore

Melbourne Heart FC have lined up a pre-season friendly against Hyundai A-League opponent Brisbane Roar in Lismore this August.

Melbourne Heart FC have lined up a pre-season friendly against Hyundai A-League opponent Brisbane Roar in Lismore this August.

The two A-League sides will face off on Sunday 25 August at Oaks Oval, Lismore, as part of the Red and White's pre-season campaign.

Melbourne Heart travelled to Lismore last year for a week-long pre-season camp and will return to the area which allowed John Aloisi's side to bond and engage with the city's passionate football community.

Melbourne Heart also claimed a penalty shoot-out victory over the newly-established Western Sydney Wanderers in Lismore, in the Wanderers' first-ever hit out against an A-League opponent.

Pre-Season Friendly Melbourne Heart FC v Brisbane Roar Sunday 25 August 2013 Oakes Oval, Lismore Ticketing information TBC