MATCHDAY GUIDE: Southampton vs Vitesse

By SFC Media Thu 30 Jul First team

A sell-out crowd will travel to St Mary’s tonight for the home leg of Saints’ UEFA Europa League third qualifying against Vitesse, which kicks off at 8.05pm BST.

Our matchday guide provides you will all of the information you need ahead of your trip:


TICKETS

The fixture has been declared a sell-out, although a handful of Club Southampton hospitality packages remain priced at only £30 per person – click here to book. 

Ticket Office 1 is open from 9am until 5pm for sales, and Ticket Office 2 will open at 5pm for collections and enquires. 

All Season Ticket holders and Official Members with tickets for tonight’s game have had them added to their smartcards. Please bring your order confirmation if you are unsure of where your seat is located.

After the game, the Ticket Office will reopen for 30 minutes to allow supporters to purchase Season Tickets, Official Memberships and tickets for upcoming homes games against Espanyol, Everton and Norwich as well as the trip to Newcastle United.

STADIUM

The turnstiles will open at 6.35pm, while hospitality areas open at 5.35pm. 

CAR PARKING

Both the north and south car parks at St Mary’s are sold-out for this fixture. From 6.30pm until approximately 11pm, access to the north car park and Britannia Road is restricted to those who have pre-booked parking.

CATERING AND BARS

Due to UEFA Europa League rules and regulations, there will be no alcohol sold on the concourse before, during or after this fixture. A selection of hot and cold beverages and snacks will be available to buy with cash, card and contactless payments.

SAINTS MATCHDAY MAGAZINE

As a thank you to supporters attending the match, SAINTS magazine will be distributed for free to ticket holders on the night. Magazines will be issued to supporters as they enter the stadium through the turnstiles.

SAINTS STORES

The Saints Megastore is open from 9am until kick-off, and is currently selling both the 2015/16 home and away kits. The store will also re-open after the match for 30 minutes to allow for some late-night shopping.

A mobile store located in the north car park will also sell merchandise. The mobile store will be open 6pm until kick-off, and is now able to take both cash and card payments.

MATCHDAY ENTERTAINMENT

Inside the stadium, the matchday show will commence at 6.55pm and will include teamsheet readings, interviews and competitions for tickets and a shirt. Keep your eyes on the pitch at half-time, too, with a relay race for entertainment!


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