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Football League Fixtures for 2016/17 season released

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The Football League fixtures for the upcoming 2016/17 season have been released.

Plymouth Argyle will once again be aiming for promotion after narrowly missing out in the playoff final at Wembley in May. They open their League Two campaign away at Luton.

Fans won't have too long to wait until the famed Devon Derby. Argyle travel to Exeter on September 17th.

Exeter's first match of the season sees them travel to Blackpool, while Yeovil are also away no the opening day of the season. They travel to Notts County.

Kieran Hallett returns to Plymouth Albion

Kieran Hallett during his playing days at Plymouth Albion Credit: PA

31-year-old Kieran Hallett has signed for Plymouth Albion and will have a dual role as a player as well as being the backs coach for the team.

The fly half, who for the last four seasons has been playing for the Cornish Pirates, will be working alongside former prop Dan Parkes who is Albion’s new head coach.

Hallett played for Plymouth Albion from 2008 to 2011.

I’m really pleased to be coming back to Albion and the move gives me the opportunity to continue playing a high standard of rugby as well as kick starting my coaching career.

– Kieran Hallett

Hallett will combine his player coach role at Brickfields with working for the Exeter Chiefs Academy in Cornwall.

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Plymouth's Daley, Couch and Barrow heading for Rio

Tom Daley celebrates winning the Men 10m in the British British Diving Championships at Ponds Forge International Sports Centre, Sheffield.

Plymouth divers Tom Daley, Tonia Couch and Sarah Barrow have all been selected for the team heading to the Olympics in Rio this summer.

The successful three form part of an eleven strong team. It will be the third time they've competed at the Olympics.

At London 2012, Daley took home a bronze medal and is heading to Rio off the back of winning World Championship Gold in the team event in Russia.

Sarah Barrow, (left) and Tonia Couch, (right) at the FINA Diving World Series at London Aquatics Centre.
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