1,000 tickets for U's fans (Update: No sales available yet).Colchester United supporters will get 1,000 tickets for their upcoming FA Cup clash with Chelmsford City.
Following negotiations between the two clubs, the U's fans will be allocated their tickets on the Athletics side of the ground for the game at Melbourne Park on Saturday November 3rd.
Season Ticket holders (whether Full, Half or Quarter) will receive first priority on the tickets, which are expected to be available for sale at some point on Friday October 26th, dependent on delivery of the tickets to the Weston Homes Community Stadium.
1.30pm update: We have not yet received the tickets and it will be the back end of the day at the very earliest. As such, there will be no sales at present.
The tickets will be sold as follows:-
Friday October 26th through to Tuesday October 30th
Multiple purchases (i.e. a fan buying on behalf of a group of fellow Season Ticket holders) must be done at the window with all cards present.
Tickets on sale to Season Ticket Holders (Full, Half or Quarter Season Ticket, strictly one per Season Ticket). This stage will apply until kick-off in the Essex Senior Cup game on Tuesday night.
Tuesday October 30th (post-Essex Senior Cup Match) onwards
Subject to availability, sales will then resume on Wednesday morning and continue during the week until such time that they are sold out.
Any remaining tickets will go on general sale to fans on the U's Ticketing System (with a sales history at WHCS), one ticket per person, following the final whistle against Harlow.
Prices for the FA Cup First Round game are as follows with, at this stage, only terracing tickets available:-
£10 Concessions (65+, students with valid ID):
£6 12-16 Year Olds:
To purchase your tickets, you can visit the U's Ticket Office in person (9am-5.30pm Friday, 9am-5.30pm Monday, 9am until after the game Tuesday, 9am-5.30pm all other days) or call us on 0845 437 9089.
Carers are free of charge.