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MATCH PREVIEW: BARNSLEY

5 April 2023

Club News

MATCH PREVIEW: BARNSLEY

5 April 2023

THE Brewers are back at the Pirelli Stadium for a Good Friday clash with promotion-chasing Barnsley. It’s a 3pm kick off for what promises to be an Easter cracker.

DID YOU KNOW?

Barnsley FC were founded in 1887 and for the last 136 years have played football at their Oakwell ground.

HEAD-TO-HEAD

The Brewers have only won two of the 10 meetings with Barnsley since the teams first met in the FA Cup in 2014. Barnsley’s four victories include the last meeting between the two clubs at Oakwell in December when Albion were beaten 2-0.

PLAYER OF THE SEASON

You can vote for your choice of Burton Albion Player of the Season by picking up a voting slip in the Club Shop. Or you can vote online with details here https://www.burtonalbionfc.co.uk/news/2023/march/2803-playerofseason/

FAMILY ZONE

Our regular Family Zone will be in operation for this game starting 90 minutes before kick-off and is open to home and away supporters.

Come and try out football, archery, inflatable fun, colouring and much more on the 3G pitch and inside the community building.

There is plenty more information for young fans on the club website such as the history of the club, how to become a mascot and fun things to do such as our autograph and colouring sheets which you can download now - click here to visit our Family Section!

IFOLLOW

Video Match Passes are available for this game priced at £10 and are available to buy now here https://www.burtonalbionfc.co.uk/ifollow/subscribe/

FOOD & DRINK

We have a wide range of food and drink inside the ground - including jacket potatoes, hot dogs, burgers, chips and our famous faggots and peas. Chips are just £2.50, a burger is £3.20. Pies and pasties are £3.

By popular demand Madri beer is available in all home bars.

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SPONSORS

Match sponsor – Particle Technology

Particle Technology was founded in 1989 by Ron Buxton, a keen Burton Albion fan and frequent visitor to the Pirelli Stadium. Greg Spicer, Managing Director, took over the company 10 years ago after Ron sadly passed away and wanted to carry on this tradition. He began work on building the Sand and Dust Testing facility. Cleanliness Testing followed soon after and, more recently, the firm became the first UK laboratory to gain accreditation for Filter Testing to EN779:2012 and ISO 16890. Now, as Managing Director, Greg heads up a team of 18 employees with Sue Gregory, Financial Director, operating at the forefront of product reliability, supplying and supporting customers all over the world.

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PROGRAMME

The Matchday Brewer can be bought around the ground and in the Club Shop priced at £3 for 48 pages of exclusive content.

It includes an exclusive interview with Dale Taylor, Look Back in Amber, Tony’s Trivia, Ask the Ref and much more.

There is also a detailed look at our opposition, Barnsley.

TICKET INFORMATION

Early bird ticket prices for the game are as follows:

Seats

Adults: £22
Senior (65-plus): £20
Young Person (17-22): £20
Under-17: £12
Under-13: £12

Terrace

Adults: £18
Senior (65-plus): £16
Young Person (17-22): £13
Under-17: £5
Under-13: £5

Early bird tickets are available up until 5pm the day before each matchday. Tickets purchased after this time will incur a £2.00 increase in price.

Book your tickets right now via our online ticket store or, if you are purchasing on your mobile phone use our web-based app.

You can also purchase tickets by visiting the Club Shop at the Pirelli Stadium or you can call 01283 565938. 

When collecting tickets on match day please allow plenty of time as queues tend to be long. Please note that you will be asked for ID when collecting your tickets.

PARKING

Please park responsibly around the ground and use the Ryknild Trading Estate rather than the surrounding street. Please try and walk or use public transport if at all possible.

More details HERE

NEXT MATCH AT THE PIRELLI STADIUM

The Brewers are home to Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday, April 15, with a 3pm kick off. Buy tickets here  http://ba6.glitnirticketing.com/baticket/cms/view.php?id=tile_tile_index


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