MATCH PREVIEW: MACCLESFIELD V WITTON ALBION

The Silkmen return to the Leasing.com Stadium this evening, as we face Witton Albion in another vitally important Northern Premier League West Division fixture.

Neil Danns’ side moved nine-points clear at the league summit on Saturday, courtesy of a 2 – 1 victory at Bootle and as such, tonight’s game represents another opportunity to take a step towards our goal of promotion.

Witton cannot be underestimated however – particularly in light of the fact that Jon Macken’s side reigned victorious in the return fixture at Wincham Park back in September.

Albion are currently ninth in the league standings, having accumulated thirty-three points from their opening twenty-three fixtures.

They come into tonight’s game on the back of a 3 – 2 victory against Kidsgrove Athletic at the weekend.

TEAM NEWS

Marcelo Pitaluga continues to be ruled out due to an ankle ligament injury and Tom Clare is unavailable for tonight’s game.

TICKETS

Tickets are available both both online via the link HERE and at our Club Reception from 18:30.

Tickets are priced at –

  • Adults: £12.00
  • Concessions: £9.00
  • Students: £7.00
  • Under-18s: £5.00
  • Under 12s: £2.00
  • Disabled / Carer: FREE

Please note that Disabled and Carer tickets can only be claimed from our Club Reception on production of relevant identification.

All Under-12s must be accompanied by an adult.

MATCH ARRANGEMENTS

The game represents a Category B fixture.

Away supporters will be allocated c.100 seats in the north end of the Moss Lane stand (closest to the Silkmen Terrace). A line of stewards will form a barrier separating home and away fans accordingly.

Travelling fans will enter the Stadium via the turnstiles located in between the Silkmen Terrace and Moss Lane Stand.

The Silkmen Terrace will be open exclusively for home fans and access to it will be via any other turnstile – or Club Reception.

The segregation gate separating the Silkmen Terrace and Moss Lane Stand will be in operation, with toilets and refreshment facilities (including the temporary Butch’s Bar) located behind the terrace. 

No tickets will be available to away supporters on the gate.

PROGRAMMES

A full matchday programme will be on sale from around the ground, priced at £3.00.

Card payments will also be welcome in Bar Twenty Seven and at the Star Lane End turnstiles.

COMMENTARY

If you can’t make the game then fear not, as the dulcet tones of Matthew Todd will be providing full-match commentary via our Mixlr channel from around 19:35.

You can access this via the link HERE.

MATCH UPDATES

We will also be providing live match updates on our Facebook and Twitter channels this evening.

For those who don’t have social media profiles, then you can access our Twitter feed via the homepage of our website.

Scroll down until you see “Social Wall” and you will be able to watch all the drama unfold.

BAR TWENTY SEVEN

Bar Twenty Seven will be open to members before the game this evening and will open their doors to everyone after the game – allowing you to discuss the match’s main talking points within the best Sports Bar in town.

FAN ZONE

Our amazing new Fan Zone will also be fully open from 18:00.

The area provides an incredible vantage point to savour the pre-match atmosphere, watch the game and discuss all the main talking points after the final whistle.

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