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25 September 2014

A look at the home of this weekend's opponents

The Merseyrail Community Stadium

Telephone: 01704 533422

Ticket information: Tickets are priced at: MAIN STAND - Adults £15, Concessions £11, 12 - 18 years £5 and U11s free with a full paying adult. TERRACE - Adults £13.50, Concessions £10, 12 - 18 years £5 and U11s free with a paying adult.

Capacity: 6,008 (Seats 1,844)

How to get there: Join M58 to junction 3
Join A570 Signposted Southport
Follow A570 through Ormskirk Town Centre following signs for Southport
At the big roundabout (McDonalds is on the left) take the fourth exit
Proceed along this road, playing fields on the left, retail park on your right until you reach the 2nd set of pedestrian lights and take the next left before the next set of traffic lights into Haig Avenue
Proceed along Haig Avenue to the ground on your left

SatNav: PR8 6JZ

Distance: 286 miles
Duration: 3 hours 29 minutes

Away Facilities: The Blowick End is uncovered and reserved for away supporters, the capacity of which is 1100 Standing and 200 Seated in the Main Stand.  Access to the away end is via turnstiles 3 - 6.
There is a bar at the ground which is situated behind the Grandstand. This shows Sky Sports matches and even serves its own real ale called 'Grand Stand Gold'. Otherwise there is the ‘Thatch & Thistle’ pub, located near to the bottom of Haig Avenue.

Disabled Facilities: For information on disabled facilities at The Merseyrail Stadium, click here

Last visit: Rovers last visit to Southport was in April 1974, with the home side winning 1-0.

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