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Shrewsbury v Wolves: FA Cup ticket details confirmed

By Joe Edwards | Shrewsbury Town FC | Published:

Ticket details have been announced for Shrewsbury Town's eagerly-anticipated FA Cup fourth-round clash with Wolves.

Shrewsbury Town supporters watch the game from the safe standing area at the Montgomery Waters Meadow(AMA)

Nuno Espirito Santo’s side are heading to Montgomery Waters Meadow on Saturday, January 26 (3pm) after Town pulled off a remarkable turnaround to beat Stoke in a third-round replay on Tuesday night, coming from 2-0 down to prevail 3-2 at the Bet365 Stadium.

The clash will be particularly special for Salop midfielder Dave Edwards. He spent the best part of a decade with Wolves, winning Championship and League One titles.

He returned to boyhood club Town earlier this month. Salop boss Sam Ricketts also played for Wolves, leading them to League One glory in the 2013/14 season.

Town chief executive Brian Caldwell says Wolves wanted the tie to be on the Friday night though.

"Wolves had asked us to move it to Friday night as they have a game on Tuesday night, we also travel to Bradford on the Tuesday so on a footballing level it would have made sense to move it," said Caldwell.

“We also have to take the fans into consideration with people wanting to travel from all over to come to the game. To have it on the Saturday with a 3pm kick-off makes perfect sense and we’ve spoken to Wolves and they are very understanding.”

Wolves have been allocated 1,591 tickets for the game and they are going on sale to Gold Away Season Ticket Holders on Thursday morning.

Caldwell added on Town tickets: "We have to get the tickets out as soon as possible as we haven’t got a lot of time to sell them.

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“They will be on sale to season tickets holders first, then to fans with 10+ loyalty points and then 1-9 loyalty points and I’m sure there will a great demand for tickets."

Normal matchday prices will apply, meaning that adult tickets cost from £20.

Shrewsbury sale dates

Thursday 17th to Saturday 19th January 2019

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Season ticket holders only, including sovereign members, can buy their own seat plus one additional adult ticket and two child tickets if required.

Sunday 20th to Monday 21st January 2019

Fancard and Non season ticket holders who have 10 loyalty points or more can buy their own ticket plus one additional adult ticket and two child tickets if required. (subject to availability)

Tuesday 22nd to Wednesday 23rdst January 2019

Fancard and Non season ticket holders who have loyalty points from 1-9 points can buy their own ticket plus one additional adult ticket and two child tickets if required. (subject to availability)

Thursday 24th January 2019 onwards

General Sale for those with previous purchase history or proof of address (subject to availability).

Joe Edwards

By Joe Edwards
Multi-Media Sports Journalist - @JoeEdwards_Star

Sports reporter for the Express & Star and Shropshire Star.

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