Charlton Athletic will kick off their pre season preparations with a game against LSL Senior Sunday side Crumlin United tonight.
Addicks manager Karl Robertson, who brought MK Dons to St James Gate last season, ran a six day training camp in Portmarnock over the last week.
His side will now play three friendlies in Ireland, the first of which will be against the Pearse Park amateurs.
The former Premier League outfit will face Crumlin United in Richmond Park tonight before travelling to face Limerick the following day in Markets Field on Tuesday.
The former Premier League side will wrap up their visit to Ireland with a clash against UCD at the UCD Bowl on July 12th.
Some football enthusiasts will visit Richmond tonight to get a glimpse of the pro players, while others will be more interested to see how Crumlin line up, trying to catch a first glimpse of any potential new signings.