COLERAINE FC would like to advise supporters of the following matchday protocols for tonight’s visit of Ballymena United…
To comply with COVID-19 regulations and in the interest of everyone’s safety, the fixture will be an all-ticket event.
There will be no parking inside the ground for supporters and entry into the viewing lounge will also be by ticket only, with supporters asked to wear masks.
Coleraine FC kindly ask our fans to read the following information below to make the evening run as smoothly as possible.
Entrance to the Ground:
The Ground has been split into Zones from 1 to 6 as follows:
- Jack Doherty Stand (Red Ticket Zone)
- Railway End (Blue Ticket Zone)
- Ballycastle Road End (Green Ticket Zone)
- Social Club (Yellow Ticket Zone)
- Disabled Supporters Enclosure (Orange ticket Zone)
- Old Shed Side. (Pink ticket Zone)
If supporters have a ticket for Zones 1, 2, 4 or 5 it is you enter the ground through the main entrance gate on Ballycastle Road on the town side.
If you have a ticket for either, Zone 3 or 6, you enter via the upper gate on the Ballycastle Road, the one normally used by the away fans.
As per normal you will be asked to show your match ticket, undergo a temperature test and avail of the hand sanitiser station. You will be directed to your relevant entry gate.
Entering your Zone:
On arrival at your designated Zone entrance you will be asked to show your ticket before being allowed to enter. You will once again be asked to avail of the hand sanitiser station. You will then be directed by stewards to your seat if you are in the Jack Doherty Stand or standing area, in your relevant Zone.
Please note, you will only be permitted entry to the Zone that corresponds to the colour of your ticket. You will not be permitted to move between Zones at any time.
Once in your Zone please comply with social distancing. Remember the minimum number for a bubble is two and the maximum number of persons that can sit or stand beside each other is six and this must be a family bubble from no more than, two families.
Please follow the instructions of the Stewards in your Zone.
Leaving the Zones:
Zone 1. Jack Doherty will exit via Gate A.
Zone 2. Railway End will exit via Gate D, the same gate used for entry.
Zone 3. Ballycastle Road will exit via Gate A, the same gate as used for entry.
Zone 4. Social Club will exit via main entrance to the social club.
Zone 5. Disabled Supporters Enclosure will exit via gate D, the same gate used for entry.
Zone 6. Old Shed side will exit via gate C, opposite end to entry gate.
All toilet facilities will be open.
Portable toilets will be located at Emergency gates B and C.
At the end of the match we would like those persons situated in the Jack Doherty Stand to please remain in your seats once the match has ended. Please do not attempt to drift out just before the whistle as you will be stopped and asked to return to your seat.
We will be vacating the stand, one block at a time commencing with the block nearest to the away end. Please do not start to leave until you have been directed to do so by Stewards. To do so will give the impression to those watching that we do not have the Jack Doherty Stand properly controlled and will go against us.
If you intend, attending as a family bubble, please arrive as a group. It will enable us to keep you together as a group.
If you are in the Old Shed Zone 6, please consider wearing a waterproof coat and bring an umbrella in the event that it rains. We will not be able to allow you to move into any of the covered areas.