F A Cup Replay Announced

December 5, 2005


After Rover’s brave efforts earnt a replay at Vale Park last Friday night, the club have today announced fixture details.

The replay will take place on Tuesday 13th December kick off 7.45pm

Tickets go on sale Tuesday at 9.00am and season ticket holders have until end of business this Thursday to claim their seats. Sadly contradictary  to previous reports, early bird prices will not apply under the usual rules. This is because as the gate money will be shared with Port Vale, both clubs have to agree to a discounted ticketing policy. 

If successful, Rovers will face Doncaster Rovers in a home tie on Saturday the 7th January, kick off 3.00pm. Coincidentally, after the famous 4-0 win over Manchester United 50 years ago on that very date, Rovers next opposition in the competition were Doncaster Rovers.

League 2 Fixture Update

With Leyton Orient progressing to the next round, the match against them at the Memorial Stadium scheduled for 7th January has now been postponed. An announcement will follow giving information on when the match is re-sceduled for in due course.


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