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2018/19 Fixtures Revealed

21 June 2018

The fixtures for the new season have been revealed this morning, and the Shakers will start the campaign on Saturday 4th August with a home game against Yeovil Town.

Ryan Lowe’s side will take on the Glovers in the opening game of the season at The Energy Check Stadium at Gigg Lane.

After that, they will play MK Dons away, Forest Green Rovers at home, Lincoln City away and Crawley Town away.

The local derby games against Oldham Athletic will take place at Boundary Park on Saturday 15th December and at the Energy Check Stadium at Gigg Lane on Saturday 23rd February.

We will travel to Crawley Town and Exeter City – the longest trips of the season in terms of mileage – on the 25th August and 16th February respectively.

Over the Christmas period, we will play Tranmere Rovers at home on Saturday 22nd December, followed by a Boxing Day clash with Mansfield Town at Field Mill on Wednesday 26th December.

The Shakers will start the new calendar year with a home game against Crewe Alexandra on Tuesday 1st January.

Our Easter fixtures will see us travel to Newport County on Friday 19th April and host Northampton Town on Monday 22nd April.

Our final game of the 2018/19 season will see us host Port Vale on Saturday 4th May.

Although no confirmed date has yet been set for the Carabao Cup game against Nottingham Forest at the City Ground, it will be played week commencing 13th August.

The first round of the Emirates FA Cup is scheduled for Saturday 10th November, with the second round to be played on Saturday 1st December.

To see the complete League Two fixture list for the 2018/19 season, click here


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