Noah Dougherty
Tuesday 08 January 2019

Forest Green Rovers travel to promotion chasing Oldham Athletic on Saturday as they look to continue their good form after a week out of action.

Their hosts on the other hand, will be in high spirits after pulling off an FA Cup shock as they turned around a one-goal deficit to beat Fulham at Craven Cottage.

Full details on tickets and travel here: 

Tickets 

Tickets are now on sale from our ticket office telephone line on 0333 123 1889, or from our website HERE.

Telephone lines are open Monday to Friday 8am – 8pm, or if you prefer to buy in person, we've also opened a new ticket office in Ecotricity’s Unicorn House office on Russell Street in Stroud, where you can buy tickets. The office is open Monday - Thursday between 8.30am and 5pm or Friday between 8.30am and 4pm.

Tickets ordered online or over the phone can either be collected in advance from The New Lawn (on matchdays only) or from Oldham Athletic’s ticket office on the day of the match.

Tickets can be bought from Oldham’s ticket office on the day but there is a minimum £2 increase on all prices.

Forest Green Rovers fans have until Friday, January 11, at 10.00am to buy their tickets. 

Here are the prices: 

Category 

Price 

Adult         

£18 (£22 OTD)

65+ 

£8 (£10 OTD)

Students

£8 (£10 OTD)

Under 21

£8 (£10 OTD

Under 18 

£5 (7 OTD) 

Travel 

Official coach travel 

Fans can jump on the club’s official transport for the game, with coach travel available to purchase through the Forest Green Rovers online shop HERE

Prices for this service are: 

Category 

Price 

Adult         

£22

Adult Member 

£17

Under 21 

£19

Under 21 Member 

£14

Under 16 

£11

 

The pickup points available are: 

The New Lawn, Nailsworth – 9.30am 

Sainsbury’s, Dudbridge – 9.40am 

Brunel Way, Stonehouse – 9.50am 

The round trip to Oldham takes around 7 hours and 10 minutes dependent on the traffic. 

The 30-minute rest stop will be at Stafford Services.

Travel will be on sale from our new Ticket Office Telephone Line on 0333 123 1889 or from our website www.fgr.co.uk and will be on sale until Friday, January 11, at 1pm. 

Car 

Address: 

Boundary Park,

Furtherwood Rd,

Oldham

OL1 2PA

Please note, for away coaches use postcode: OL2 5BL

Directions: To arrive at the club by car, please use OL1 2PA for Satellite Navigation. Please note, for away coaches use postcode OL2 5BL. From the M62, exit at Junction 20 and take the A627M signed Oldham. Exit A627M at Junction 1 At the roundabout take the first exit (A663) sign-posted Royton & Oldham Athletic Football Club. After 1⁄4 mile turn right onto Hilber Avenue. The entrance to the main car park will be signposted.

From the M60 (Manchester orbital motorway), exit at Junction 22 and, at the traffic signals turn right onto the A62. At Manchester Street Roundabout take the 1st exit, then merge onto the A627.

At Featherstall Road North roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A627. Continue forward onto Westhulme Way and follow the road past the B&Q Warehouse.

At the mini roundabout turn right for match day parking and left for the main reception.

Parking 

On a matchday, supporters should use the Hospital Car Park which has a cost of £3. A steward will be on hand to assist.

Oldham Athletic offers matchday parking for £15 per coach and £5 per car, however, this is a permit-holder only area.

Public Transport

The nearest bus stops for SportsDirect.com Park are situated outside The Royal Oldham Hospital, at the top of Sheepfoot Lane.

Over 30 buses an hour serve these stops during the day, the most frequent being the 409 between Ashton under Lyne, Oldham, Royton and Rochdale.

The nearest train station to SportsDirect.com Park is Mills Hill (MIH) train station, Middleton which is approximately 2.1 miles from the stadium.

The closest Metrolink station is Westwood which is approximately 1.3 miles and a 20-minute walk to the stadium.

For all public transport information visit www.rgm.com or contact Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

Alternatively, a local taxi number is 0161 633 6960.

Coverage 

Full commentary of Saturday’s match will be available on BBC Radio Gloucestershire and on FGR Live. 

Stay up to date also on Twitter by following @FGRFC_Official, which will have all the team news before kick-off and updates throughout the game. 

There will also be key updates and team news on Facebook. Round-up the clash by checking out the club website where there will be a full report looking back on the encounter.