Matchday Timings

What happens when on a matchday

1:00pm: Family Fan Zone opens

1:30pm: Stadium Gates Open. Family Stand ticket holders can have their picture with club mascot Jude and enjoy our Matchday Activity Centre 

2:15pm: Birthday messages displayed on the screen and read out

2:20pm: Both sets of players come onto the pitch for their pre-match warm up. A couple of lucky first time fans will watch the warm up from the dugout and hi-five the players as they head back to the dressing room 

2:50pm: Supporters are selected at random to wave our centre circle flag as the teams come out

2:55pm: The teams and mascots come onto the pitch

3:00pm: The match kicks off. Don’t forget to play along with our ‘Spot with Jude’ activity section in the matchday programme

3:45pm: Half-time. Selected kids take part in our half-time challenge. Birthday messages are repeated on the screen and read out again

4:00pm: The second half kicks off

4:45pm: Full-time. Look out for Jude as he waves you off!​

Based on a 3pm kick-off