Match Day Information
FA YOUTH CUP FIRST ROUND – CARLISLE UNITED – WEDNESDAY 30th OCTOBER – GENERAL INFORMATION FOR SUPPORTERS
Jamie Russell’s academy side begin their FA Youth Cup campaign on Wednesday evening, with Carlisle United providing the opposition at The Peninsula Stadium. Can we improve on last season’s record-breaking run in the competition?
Kick-off is at 7pm. Should scores be level at the end of 90 minutes, two 15 minute periods of extra-time will be played. Should the scores still be level, the tie will be decided by penalty kicks.
Admission to this game is by cash at the turnstiles only. Season tickets cannot be used to gain admission to cup ties.
ONLY THE SEATED NORTH STAND WILL BE OPEN FOR THIS GAME – ADMISSION IS VIA TURNSTILE ‘C’ ON MOOR LANE AT THE WEST END OF THE STADIUM. WHEELCHAIR ACCESS IS VIA THE GATES SITUATED NEXT TO TURNSTILE ‘C’.
Under 5s: Free
Carers: Up to one free carer admission will be allowed for supporters who require assistance to attend and who claim higher level DLA or enhanced PIP.
Concessions are those aged 60 and over, between 5 and 16 and students aged 23 or under.
SUPPORTERS USING WHEELCHAIRS
We can offer ground-level viewing areas for supporters using wheelchairs, with adjacent seats for carers.
None available for this fixture.
AWAY SUPPORTER COACHES
Away coaches may drop supporters outside Turnstile ‘A’ on Moor Lane and one can park there during the match, alongside the team coach. Alternative coach parking is available on Kersal Road. Stewards will be happy to advise on the day.
CAR-PARKING AND PARK & RIDE SERVICE
The Park & Ride service will NOT be in operation this evening.
Barbara’s kiosk, situated in the north-east corner of the ground (usually the away end) will be open for this fixture.
CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES
Alcoholic beverages cannot be consumed where there is a view of the playing field. The ’92 bar and private boxes are also subject to this regulation.
NO SMOKING ZONE
This season supporters will not be able to smoke or use e-cigarettes anywhere within the stadium.
Supporters are not allowed to bring drums or other musical instruments into the ground. Our stewards have been instructed to confiscate such items should an attempt be made to bring them into the ground..
Please note – Supporters are not allowed to encroach onto the playing field before, during or after games at The Peninsula Stadium. Any incursion onto the playing field may be reported by match officials to The FA /EFL, and action may be taken against the club as a result. e will scrutinise footage of any pitch incursion at The Peninsula Stadium and will not hesitate to take appropriate action against those responsible. Supporters apprehended during games will be ejected from the stadium and barred from future attendance.