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📝 Match preview: West Ham United under-21s

All you need to know ahead of Wednesday's Leasing.com Trophy match

13 November 2019

Exeter City will be looking to confirm their qualification for the next stage of the Leasing.com Trophy as they face West Ham United under-21s on Wednesday night in a 7pm kick-off.

The Grecians need a point to guarantee qualification but dependent on the result in the match between Cheltenham Town and Newport County could find themselves already through ahead of the match.

City have been in fine form in the competition so far, beating Cheltenham Town at SJP 1-0 and Newport County 2-0 at Rodney Parade and all is set for another great clash under the lights.

Ahead of the match Matt Jay said that the team is looking forward to the challenge. He said: "It's a competition that we have done well in so far, so we will be looking to get another three points. We are all looking forward to it like we do every other game."

LAST TIME WE MET

Exeter City 2 West Ham United under-21s 0 | 25 September 2018

City faced West Ham United under-21s in the compeition last year and would come out on top 2-0 thanks to a double from Jonathan Forte.

TICKET NEWS

The IP Office and the Thatchers’ Big Bank will only be open for this fixture with turnstiles opening at 6pm.

Please note that the Jungle Path is closed for entry to the Big Bank, so all access is via the Stadium Way turnstiles.

Ticket prices are as follows:

IP Office:

  • Adults: £12
  • Senior/Student: £10
  • Under-18: £4

Thatchers’ Big Bank:

  • Adults: £10
  • Senior/Student: £8
  • Under-18: £3

Tickets can be purchased in advance by clicking here.

MATCH DAY PROGRAMME

There will be a reduced size of The Grecian for our Leasing.com matches. In a 16-page programme, we cast an eye of over last season’s campaign as well as the current City squad members who have made their debuts in the competition. We also profile all three of our opponents in our group matches.

TEAM SHEETS

Team sheets, signed by a player will be available for a donation, which goes directly to the academy to support our future stars.

MATCH COVERAGE

BBC Radio Devon will not be covering the fixture but the club will be providing its own commentary. The match can be streamed through the club’s Ifollow service. Click here to find out more.

Otherwise we will have live match updates on our Twitter page, and we’ll provide regular updates across Facebook and Instagram. Post-match interviews with manager Matt Taylor and a City player will also be available following the match along with a full report of how the Grecians fared.

Exeter City on social media

CLUB SHOP

The club shop will be open until 7pm on Wednesday, giving you the opportunity to make some purchases ahead of the match including the popular new third and away kits!

There is a great range for all City supporters including training wear, mugs, scarves and a selection of pocked money items for kids.

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