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READ | Matchday running order v Wigan Athletic

8 February 2019

Club News

READ | Matchday running order v Wigan Athletic

8 February 2019

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Matchday running order v Wigan Athletic...

Here are a list of key items planned for Saturday's fixture against Wigan Athletic… Please note these times are a guide only and we cannot guarantee that the below will run exactly to schedule.

09:00 | Red and White Shop and ticket office open for business. Check out our latest range of Rotherham United merchandise. Don’t forget, all replica kit and teamwear is currently on sale with free printing on replica shirt throughout January! We’ve also got a whole host of items in stock ahead of Valentine’s Day! Check out our items ahead of your visit here:

12:00 | Friends for a Fiver offer comes to an end. Matchday ticket prices come into effect for fans purchasing on the day of the game (subject to availability).

13:00 | The Community Sports Trust’s GoalZone opens to the public. The GoalZone is next to the Players’ Entrance in the main Eric Twigg and Pukka Pies West Stand. Inside are games consoles, a table tennis table, reaction wall and more, plus Miller Bear will pay a visit to fans during the afternoon. Entry to the GoalZone is free, all you need to do is show your season ticket or ticket for the match. We've also got our new FIFA ESports Team in the FIFA Hub.

13:30 | Programme sellers take up their positions around AESSEAL New York Stadium. This week’s edition is largely in tribute to our record appearance maker, Danny Williams, who passed away recently. As well as a special commemorative cover, we have features inside covering Danny’s time with the Millers. On top of that, there are all the regular interviews and content.

13:30 | The turnstiles at AESSEAL New York Stadium open.

13:50 | The officialrufc Instagram story starts for the game against Wigan Athletic.

14:00 | Club mascot Miller Bear makes his way around the ground for his pre-match parade, whilst he also makes an appearance in the Goal Zone.

14:00 | The teams are announced on the Rotherham United social media channels.

14:30 | Miller Bear makes his way into the stadium.

14:40 | The Eric Twigg Foods giveaway takes place with a lucky fan winning a tray of Pukka Pies.

14:50 | Members of a local junior football team prepare to welcome the teams out as flag bearers.

14:55 | The players from Rotherham United and Wigan Athletic line up in the tunnel.

14:57 | Rotherham United will invite supporters from both clubs to join in a minute’s applause in memory of the legendary Danny Williams. Members of Danny’s family will join us as guests and will be pitchside during this tribute.

15:00 | The game between Rotherham United and Wigan kicks off.

15:45 | The Millers Mayday and 50/50 draws are made with the winning numbers announced during the interval on the big screen and social media channels.

16:05 | The second half of the Sky Bet Championship game between Rotherham United and Wigan Athletic kicks off.

Note: Rotherham United’s players will wear black armbands as a mark of respect for club legend Danny Williams and Emiliano Sala, who tragically lost his life recently.

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