Cup fever grips the Owls
- 13 September 2014 13:16
- Posted by @MCFCHELP
Sheffield Wednesday supporters will be heading over the Pennines in their droves for the Capital One Cup tie at the Etihad after the South Yorkshire side snapped up their allocation of almost 6,000 tickets.
And with tickets starting from £15 for adults and £5 for kids, a big crowd is expected for the game that sees City begin their defence of the Capital One Cup.
Here are the full details:
Manchester City v Sheffield Wednesday
Wednesday 24th September 2014
Kick off – 7.45pm
Supporters are advised that Colin Bell Stand Level 3 will be closed for this game. Much of the South Stand will also be unavailable. Please see ‘Seat Relocation’ information below.
Please note: All Platinum/Gold Seasoncard holders registered on the 2014/15 Season League Cup Scheme will have payment taken from their nominated debit/credit card before 9am on Friday 5th September.
Tickets will be priced;
Colin Bell and East Stand Level 2
16-21s / Over 65s: £10
Under 16s: £5
All other areas
16-21s / Over 65s: £10
Under 16s: £5
Tickets will be available online at www.mcfc.co.uk/tickets, by telephone on +44 161 444 1894 (option 1, option 1, option 2)* and to personal callers at the Ticket Office above the City Store at the Etihad Stadium for supporters that meet the following criteria;
- 2014/15 Platinum/Gold Seasoncard holders registered to the League Cup Scheme, who wish to relocate** – Friday 5th September at 9am.
- 2014/15 Platinum/Gold Seasoncard holders (not registered on the League Cup Scheme) – Monday 8th September at 9am.
- Cityzens Members – Tuesday 9th September at 9am.
- General Sale – Wednesday 10th September at 9am.
*Tickets purchased over the telephone will be subject to a £2.50 booking fee per ticket and phone lines are open 24-hours, 7 days a week. No booking fee payable on tickets purchased online.
10 ticket points will be awarded for attending this fixture.
Disabled supporters are unable to purchase tickets online, find out how to buy here.
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We want to ensure our supporters have the best possible matchday experience in the very best atmosphere and to help achieve this, we will be closing the third tier of the Colin Bell Stand or this fixture. Much of the South Stand will also be unavailable for this fixture, due to the extended visitor’s allocation.
For supporters registered on the League Cup Scheme whose seasonal seat is located in Colin Bell Stand Level 3 or an affected area of the South Stand; we will automatically relocate you to the next best available seat for our fixture against Sheffield Wednesday, based on your previous cup game purchase history where Level 3 has been closed and the visiting team have taken the full allocation.
If, upon receipt of your email confirmation, you are unhappy with your allocated seat, you will have the opportunity on Friday 6th and Saturday 7th September to choose an alternative location. Please contact the Supporter Service team on 0161 444 1894 (option 1, option 3) or visit the Ticket Office above the City Store at the Etihad Stadium.
The Ticket Office and Supporter Services are open Monday - Saturday, 9am to 5:30pm (closed Sunday & Bank Holiday. Both facilities will open on the day of all scheduled First Team home fixtures, and for this match will be open from 11am until 15 minutes after kick off. Please call +44 161 444 1894 (option 1, option 3).
Hospitality is available for this match, from £75 plus VAT. Whether you’re looking to celebrate with family and friends, entertain clients or just treat yourself, we have the perfect package to suit you, and your budget. To book online or find out more about the facilities click here. Alternatively, please call +44 161 444 1894 (option 1, option 2) or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For additional help or assistance use our online ‘frequently asked questions’ resource, #mcfchelp. You can also ask us a question and keep up to date via our official Supporter Services Twitter account, @MCFCHELP.
Visiting the Stadium
The stadium address for satellite navigation is: Etihad Stadium, Manchester M11 3FF. If you have not visited the Etihad Stadium before, we want you to enjoy the whole experience, and that starts with how to get here and where to park. To find out more click here.
Thinking of getting a taxi from the Etihad Stadium after the game? Find out about time restrictions here.
Ticket Exchange – Viagogo, the official Ticket Exchange of Manchester City FC, find out more here.
2014/15 Superbia & Platinum seasoncard holders who are unable to attend a Barclays Premier League home fixture now have the opportunity to place their match ticket for sale to other members on the Ticket Exchange website. Whilst any adult member can buy tickets through Ticket Exchange, only Platinum and Superbia seasoncard holders can sell them. For full details, and terms and conditions, click here.
Disabled Seasoncard holders who wish to trade on the exchange can find out more here.
Official Match Ticket
Entry to the Stadium will be granted on the presentation of a valid ticket purchased from the Club or through the Viagogo Ticket Exchange only. Find out about the Club’s policy on unofficial tickets here.
The Etihad Stadium and Etihad Campus are both smoke free zones, including the use of electronic cigarettes. Find out more here.
To help continue improving the matchday experience for all supporters, we ask that you respect the club’s request to avoid persistent standing at all games. This is one of our biggest sources of complaints from your fellow supporters in all sections of the stadium. We wish to make our matchdays as enjoyable an experience as possible for all of our fans and, as such, we request that you and fellow supporters remain in your seat for the majority of the match. Fans who breach these requests may be ejected from the stadium, and in some cases may have their membership card withdrawn. Please help us to avoid such measures by co-operating with this request and help us to create an enjoyable experience for all of our fans. We thank you for your support in helping us ensure a visit to the Etihad Stadium is a great experience.
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Manchester City Football Club prides itself on having the best fans in the country and we greatly appreciate your support in enforcing the code of conduct. You are purchasing tickets which are located in stands which seat home fans only. We expect all supporters to behave in a manner appropriate to their surroundings. This code must be adhered to. Failure to comply could result in you being asked to leave the Stadium. For high profile games, such as local derbies or cup games, a zero tolerance policy will be in operation.
The following items are not allowed to be brought in to the Etihad Stadium:
- Pyrotechnics, flares and smoke bombs.
- Golf umbrella or any article that may be used as a weapon and/or compromise public safety.
- Professional recording equipment (audio and visual).
- Bags larger than A4 size.
All tickets and hospitality are sold subject to availability and are issued subject to Manchester City Football Club Limited’s 2014-15 home match terms and conditions of sale, 2014-15 Hospitality terms and conditions of sale and any applicable ground regulations.