All you need to know ahead of today’s Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round tie
- Town host Barnsley in the Emirates FA Cup
- Game gets underway at 3pm
- Town fans can listen on iFollow HTAFC
It’s match day, so here is everything you need to know ahead of Huddersfield Town’s derby game against Barnsley!
Town welcome Barnsley to the John Smith’s Stadium this afternoon as they look to progress in the Emirates FA Cup!
How to watch Town vs Barnsley
Please note that there is no cash turnstile for home fans.
If you want to pay on the day, you need to buy a ticket from our Ticket Office and take it to the relevant gate. You can do so right up until kick-off!
Adults - £10
Concessions (inc. Over-65s) - £5
Disabled supporters should pay their relevant price class, with a companion ticket free of charge.
Tickets for wheelchair users are priced at £20, with a companion ticket free of charge.
You can book parking in Town’s Gasworks Street car park for home days, priced at just £5 per car.
COVID RESTRICTIONS – PLAN A
Following the government’s recent announcement that the country will return to ‘Plan A’, we can confirm that NHS COVID passes and/or negative lateral flow test results are no longer a requirement to enter our home games.
We would recommend that supporters continue to wear face masks in crowded and enclosed spaces where possible, where you may come into contact with people you do not normally meet.
Want all the details ahead of the match?
CLICK HERE to get an insight into Poya Asbaghi’s side by checking out our match preview.
FA CUP FORMAT
The FA have announced that there will be no replays in any FA Cup tie from the Third Round onwards.
The tie between Barnsley and Town will go to extra-time and penalties should the score be level after 90 minutes.
Each team will be able to name nine substitutes on the bench, with five of those players allowed onto the pitch across the 90 minutes in three opportunities – four including half time.
If the game goes to extra-time, any of the remaining five substitutes can be used in a fourth opportunity.
VAR will NOT be in operation for the game.
Hear from the boss
Town’s Head Coach previewed this afternoon’s FA Cup fixture in his virtual press conference – see what he had to say below on HTTV!
The Preview Show
You can watch the latest instalment of The Preview Show below on #HTTV!
HTTV’s David Threlfall-Sykes was joined by The Examiner’s Steven Chicken and Opta and The Examiner's David Hartrick.
The trio reviewed Town’s 2-0 win over Derby County at the John Smith’s Stadium on Wednesday 2 February 2022, before looking ahead to what both sides can expect in this afternoon’s cup tie!
Perfect to have on whilst you’re travelling to the John Smith’s Stadium!
Match Day Activities
From table football, to FIFA 22, to target practice – we have something on offer for everyone!
Deliveree Street Food
Our Street Food Zone will be back this afternoon, providing you with an exciting selection of street food ahead of kick-off!
The zone opens at 12.30pm and today’s vendors are Burgers & Loaded Fries, Singing Pineapple Gourmet Hot Dogs, Ashby’s Chicken Shack and the East Asian inspired TJ Thai and Japanese.
For those who want to wash their food down, Magic Rock and Coffee Punks will also be on hand to get your thirst quenched.
Please note that the area is limited capacity, so make sure you get there early!
Legends Bar will be open for you and your friends to meet ahead of kick-off.
The doors will open at 12.30pm and close at 6pm.
Huddersfield Town’s Golden Gamble draw will return for today’s game.
The first placed prize could win up to £1,000, with a runner up prize worth 10% of the first-place prize. There is also a third prize of Tog24 merchandise to be worn.
Not only that, but if you buy five Golden Gamble tickets, you will get a free gold ticket, giving you the chance to win two seats in the Directors Box and a one course meal in the White Rose Club for Town’s game against Sheffield United on Saturday 12 February 2022!
Tickets are available at £1 each online – CLICK HERE to by yours. They will stay on sale until kick-off and upon purchasing your ticket, you will receive an email form the Promotions Department with your lucky numbers.
Tickets will also be available to buy inside and around the stadium on match day. You will be able to purchase from our Golden Gamble sellers using cash, or from the Stadium Store via card.
The draw will be broadcast at half time on social media.
The latest edition of Huddersfield Town’s match day programme ‘The Terrier,’ will be available the afternoon!
Don’t forget to pick up your free copy!
Fans For Foodbanks
Fans For Foodbanks will be back at this afternoon's fixture!
Supporters can donate non-perishable items to the bins outside the Leisure Centre entrance.
The initiative supports The Welcome Centre and Batley Food bank.
The stadium store will be open until the 3pm kick off on Saturday, and open until after the final whistle.
This gives you plenty of time to have a browse and treat yourself to some new purchases!
If you are unable to attend today’s FA Cup game, you’ll be able to listen along with iFollow HTAFC.
Town fans will be able to listen to today’s game through our live audio commentary by purchasing either a monthly or Audio Match Pass to tune in live.
You can purchase a UK Season Pass for £45, Monthly Pass for £4.49 and an Audio Match Pass for £2.50.