KNUTSFORD launch a bid to recapture the Cheshire League title with back-to-back home games, starting this Saturday when Whaley Bridge visit Manchester Road.
Linotype follow next Tuesday, kick off 6.30pm.
Reds, following successive first place finishes under boss Paul Schofield, classified sixth in the top flight last season.
Scott Dignan, in his first managerial role, is the new man at the helm this time around.
He has promised a more robust version of Reds for the forthcoming campaign.
Neighbours Egerton, with Graham Egerton still in charge, play host to promotion hopefuls Lostock Gralam this Saturday in a rebranded League One.
Congleton Vale, another team with sights set on a top two finish, are due at Mereheath Lane next Tuesday.
Kick off is at 6.30pm.