Martin Allen says Barnet are ready for the League Two season to begin and admits the challenge has been keeping the reins on his players with the big kick-off now just seven days away.
Perhaps friendly apathy has set in after seven friendlies? This affair certainly suggested so as Barnet ran out 2-0 winners at National League Eastleigh in an encounter otherwise void of any goalmouth action.
Former Liverpool youngster Jamie Stephens starts for Barnet at Eastleigh in the Bees' penultimate pre-season friendly as Graham Stack misses out again.
This photo of a painted lady butterfly has been chosen as this week’s photo of the week.