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AWAY INFO: BURTON ALBION

18 April 2016

Useful information ahead of Latics' visit to Burton.

  • Latics travel to Burton on Tuesday in Sky Bet League One.
  • Over 1,700 travelling to the Pirelli Stadium for sell out match.
  • Information on travel, and a video guide to away days at Burton.
BURTON ALBION vs. WIGAN ATHLETIC
SKY BET LEAGUE ONE
TUESDAY 19 APRIL 2016
KICK-OFF 7.45pm


Over 1,700 Latics supporters are set to make the sold out trip to Burton Albion's Pirelli Stadium on Tuesday night for the 7.45pm kick off in Sky Bet League One.

For those who haven't travelled to Burton before, here are some match day tips ahead of the big game.

TRAVEL: BY ROAD

From M6 North Jct. 15 (A50 Uttoxeter, Stoke-On-Trent) -A511

Leave the Motorway at Junction 15, (Stoke-On-Trent South) and follow the signs for Uttoxeter (A50). Stay on this road ignoring the first sign for Burton and continuing along the A50 until you reach the Toyota Island. Come off the A50 here and follow signs for A38 (south). Travel on this road until you reach the first exit for Burton on Trent. Take this exit (A5121) and proceed along Derby Road, passing McDonald's and the Pirelli factory on your right and a BP Garage and Cash & Carry on your left until you reach a roundabout. Turn right at this roundabout into Princess Way and the entrance to the ground is 300 yards on your right.

For information on other routes please [click here].

TRAVEL: BY TRAIN

Railway Station, Borough Road, Burton - Burton Railway Station is situated half a mile West of the Town Centre, past the Breweries on Station Street, on Borough Road. Trains run regularly to and from Derby and Nottingham to the North, and Birmingham to the South. It's a good twenty-five minute walk to the Pirelli Stadium from the Station. Out of the station turn left, then next right into Derby Street. Keep going on this road about 1½ miles, straight across the first roundabout by the Derby Turn, then immediately left at the next roundabout into Princess Way and the entrance to the ground is 300 yards on your right.

By Bus from the Railway Station - The Trent Barton V1 and V2 bus service runs every half an hour from directly outside the railway station to the Pirelli Stadium. For further details and timetables please click on the Trent Barton link below.



TICKETS

Please do not travel to the match without a ticket as our allocation is sold out.  For supporters collecting tickets at the Pirelli Stadium on the day of the match, the ticket window closes at 7.30pm.

MATCH INFORMATION

Referee - Simon Hooper
Assistant Referee 1 - James Mainwaring
Assistant Referee 2 - Bob Roberts
Fourth Official - Robert Jones

Latics will wear their traditional blue and white home kit.


WIGAN ATHLETIC SUPPORTERS ARE REMINDED THAT IT IS A CRIMINAL OFFENCE TO ENCROACH ON THE PITCH AND/OR TO USE PYROTECHNIC DEVICES AT MATCHES.

CRIMINAL PROSECUTIONS AND BANNING ORDERS COULD RESULT IF ANYONE BREAKS THE LAW IN THIS WAY.

PLEASE RESPECT THE LAW AND THE GOOD NAME OF WIGAN ATHLETIC.

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