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Posted by Kelly Gilchrist
Posted on Mon 15 Apr 2024
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FC Halifax Town will return to the Wham Stadium, Accrington on Tuesday night with a home match against Ebbsfleet United in the Vanarama National League, 7.45pm kick-off.

It’s the second of two home games to be played in Accrington due to issues with the Shay pitch, the third home match of the week will be played at the SMH Stadium, Chesterfield on Thursday night against Oldham Athletic.

The Shaymen go into the final three league games of the campaign in 7th place looking to book a place in the play-off campaign.

Town lost 2-0 at the Wham Stadium on Saturday to 2nd placed Barnet, their last time out on the road saw a 2-0 victory at Kidderminster thanks to two goals from Max Wright.

Chris Millington’s side have picked up 25 points from the last 36 on offer and have won 8, drawn 8 and lost 5 of their home games this season

EBbsfleet are 20th in the table and are two points outside of the relegation places.

They have won only 4 times away this season losing 3-0 away at Solihull last time away from home.

Altrincham beat them 2-0 at home at the weekend. They haven’t scored in either of their last two games and have just one win in five.

However they have picked up 20 points from the last  33 on offer which includes five victories on home soil.

Dominic Poleon is their top goalscorer with 16 goals in 37 games.

Adam Senior and Aaron Cosgrave helped Town a 2-0 victory in the return fixture back in October.

Ticket News

For Tuesday night’s crucial game against Ebbsfleet United, we are reducing match-day ticket prices for everyone.

All Adults: £15

12-17s: £5

Under 12s: Free (accompanied)

As a thank you to Accrington Stanley for their hospitality, we are also offering all Accrington season ticket holders entry for £10.

Season tickets are valid as usual for this fixture.

Match Officials:

Referee: Garreth Rhodes

Assistants: Oliver Nolan / Simon Robinson

Fourth Official: Joseph Goodwin

Other Games: 

Gateshead vs Chesterfield (Monday)

FC Haifax Town vs Ebbsfleet United

Oxford City vs Bromley

Rochdale vs Boreham Wood

Wealdstone vs Eastleigh

Gateshead vs Aldershot Town (Wednesday)

Next Game: 

FC Halifax Town vs Oldham Athletic (SMH Stadium, Chesterfield) – Thursday 18th April, 7.45pm kick-off

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