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PREVIEW: Swindon Town V Chelsea's U21s

Your Essential Guide To Tonight's Game

7 August 2018

Swindon Town are in Checkatrade Trophy action tonight with Chelsea's U21s the visitors to The Energy Check County Ground.

We've put together a handy guide...

THE LOWDOWN:

Phil Brown's side play the first game of their Southern Group C campaign later on against the Blues' Development side - 7:45pm Kick-Off.

Town were knocked out of the second round of the competition by Forest Green Rovers last season, whilst Chelsea's U21s reached the Semi-Finals.

TICKETS:

Tickets are currently available in-store and online via https://www.eticketing.co.uk/swindontown/, whilst ticket sales will also continue right up until kick-off.

PRICES:

Category Prices
Adults £8
Over 65's/Students £5
U18's £5
U11's £2
Wheelchair/Disbabled £5

PLEASE NOTE - ONLY THE ARKELLS AND BETTER TOWN END STANDS ARE OPEN FOR TONIGHT'S GAME.

MATCHDAY INFO:

The Legends Bar will be open from 6pm for home fans only and will remain open after the final whistle.

Macclesfield fans will be able to use Bar 71 from 6pm, which is located at the end of the Arkells Stand.

Parking is available in the main car park at The Energy Check County Ground tonight.

Chelsea supporters heading to the game can also check out our handy Away Fans' Guide by clicking HERE.

TEAM NEWS:

Town will be without the suspended Keshi Anderson this evening, although James Dunne is available with his domestic ban not applying to the Checkatrade Trophy.

Phil Brown looks set to make changes to his side with Luke McCormick primed for his Town debut.

WHAT THEY SAID:

Phil Brown, Swindon Town Boss: "Continuity is key and momentum is important as well. I don't want to disrupt the feel-good factor created by the players on Saturday.

"I take this competition very seriously and I think the Checkatrade Trophy is a brilliant competition - it can get your season up and running."

OFFICIALS:

Referee - David Webb

Assistants - Steven Meredith & Andrew Laver

Fourth Official - Anthony Da Costa

HOW TO FOLLOW: 

Can't make the game on Saturday? There are plenty of ways to follow all the action!

We will have full updates on our Twitter and Facebook pages. 

You can also keep up to date with every kick via our Match Centre.

Alternatively, full match commentary is available on iFollow, while overseas fans can watch the match live. Click HERE for details and to sign up if you haven’t already done so.

In the wake of the game, https:\\www.swindontownfc.co.uk\ will be the place to go with a full match report, plenty of reaction and pictures available to view and read through shortly after the final whistle.

Here’s to three points! 


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