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5 December 2018

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Come and support the Under-18s on 5 December

- Huddersfield Town Under-18s host Peterborough United in FA Youth Cup Third Round
- Game takes place on Wednesday 5 December 2018; 7pm K.O
- Come and watch the match for FREE at the John Smith's Stadium!

The Young Terriers have been handed a home tie in the Third Round of the FA Youth Cup where they will face Peterborough United - and it's free admission for all!

The John Smith’s Stadium will play host for the encounter on Wednesday 5 December 2018 with kick-off scheduled for 7pm.

It has now been confirmed that the game will offer free entry to all supporters, with no ticket needed for entry! 

Please note that Under-14s must be accompanied by an adult.

The Revell Ward Stand Lower Tier will be open for the game, with entry through Turnstiles 1-4.

Mark Hudson and Dean Whitehead will take the Town side made up of players who qualify for the Under-18 age bracket as per the competition rules, comprising of eligible players from the Club’s Under-19 and Under-17 sides.

The FA Youth Cup was launched in 1952 and is one of the most prestigious Cup Competitions in Youth Football, allowing youngsters to compete against fellow Academies across the UK.

Games are a straight knockout and there are no replays meaning extra-time and penalties, if necessary, will decide each game.

The Young Terriers bowed out at this stage last season on penalties to Fulham after playing out an entertaining 1-1 draw in normal time.

You can watch highlights from that game here:

The Club’s best performance in the competition came in the 1973/74 season, where they lost by a 2-1 aggregate score line over two-legs in the final against Tottenham Hotspur.

Be sure to get the date in your diary and come along to support the Young Terriers!

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