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The Stags return home on Saturday for a Sky Bet League Two clash with Stevenage at One Call Stadium (kick-off 3pm). Here’s everything you need to know…

Please read these special notices, which include COVID-19 safety guidelines, before attending the match at One Call Stadium:

  • For Saturday’s game, the club will wear teal socks instead of amber. We designated the fixture to support World Down Syndrome Day. The club is taking part in this year’s #LotsOfSocks campaign in which people wear their most colorful socks on the 21stst day of the third month to signify the tripling of the 21stst chromosome responsible for Down syndrome.
  • We are delighted to welcome representatives from Diabetes UK to the One Call Stadium for the weekend game. Association members will tour the pitch with collection buckets for supporters who want to help raise diabetes awareness.
  • The Stags’ Supporters Association will sell programs at their table at Sandy’s Bar & Kitchen from 1:30 p.m.
  • Evidence of a negative test or double vaccination is do not required for Tuesday’s game
  • Please do not attend the game if you have symptoms of COVID-19
  • Disinfectant will be available throughout the stadium
  • We encourage wearing a mask when not seated
  • Please respect others by keeping a safe distance, especially in restrooms, queues and in the lobby
  • Kiosks will be open, as well as Sandy’s Bar & Kitchen and the fan area bar
  • Please arrive well in advance of kick off

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Striker Lucas Akins and midfielder Matty Longstaff will be assessed before the game after the pair missed Friday’s meeting with Port Vale with hamstring injuries.

Midfielder Stephen Quinn will also be watched after suffering an ankle injury in Stags’ clash with Tranmere Rovers last Friday.

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The Stags have lost just twice in their last 16 league games.

Victory over Stevenage would set a new club record of 11 consecutive home league wins.

Stevenage are winless in nine Sky Bet League Two matches.

The Boros recently named Steve Evans as manager. Weekend visitors sit 22n/a in the league table.

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The last time the two sides faced off was on November 13, 2021.

The Stags won 2-1 away at Lamex Stadium, John-Joe O’Toole and Ryan Stirk scored for Mansfield.

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The match referee is Christopher Sarginson. Mr. Sarginson will be assisted by Thomas Harty, Geoffrey Russell and the fourth referee, Ravel Cheosiaua.

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The safety of our fans is always our top priority. We therefore politely remind all supporters that One Call Stadium is an all-seater ground and standing is not permitted inside the stadium.

Below are the club’s general match ticket prices for home league matches in 2021/22.

This includes family tickets, which allow one adult and one child to watch the game from blocks A and B at the end of Quarry Lane.

Ticket purchase prices in advance league matches (before match day) at One Call Stadium are as follows.

Category

Lower Ian Greaves

Superior Ian Greaves

End of the quarry driveway

Adults

£23.00

£24.00

£23.00

Seniors (65+)

£20.00

£21.00

£20.00

Young adults (18-21)

£17.00

£18.00

£17.00

Junior (7-17)

£14.00

£15.00

£14.00

Under 7 years old

FREE

FREE

FREE

Family ticket

Unavailable

Unavailable

£25.00 (QLE house only)

The following table lists general admission prices when purchasing tickets game day at One Call Stadium.

Category

Lower Ian Greaves

Superior Ian Greaves

End of the quarry driveway

Adults

£25.00

£26.00

£25.00

Seniors (65+)

£22.00

£23.00

£22.00

Young adults (18-21)

£19.00

£20.00

£19.00

Junior (7-17)

£16.00

£17.00

£16.00

Under 7 years old

FREE

FREE

FREE

Family Ticket

Unavailable

Unavailable

£25.00 (QLE house only)

Tickets for the match can be purchased online via www.stagstickets.co.uk, at the Quarry Lane ticket office or by calling the ticket office on 01623 482 482.

Fans who purchased tickets via stagstickets.co.uk and selected the ‘print at home’ option can now use their emailed mobile ticket to access One Call Stadium. Simply download your ticket via email after selecting “print at home” and scan the barcode of your smartphone ticket using the scanners located at the turnstiles.

Tickets will be available for collection at the main box office from 10am on Friday, but please collect tickets in advance if possible.

Disabled supporters should check our section dedicated to disabled supporters for relevant information on matchday tickets.

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Sandy’s Bar & Kitchen will be open from 12:00 noon on match day and will serve the match day menu from 12:30 p.m.

Our Fanzone bar will also be open.

Supporters will also be able to purchase the latest edition of our matchday program The deer for just £2.50.

The Stags’ Supporters Association will sell programs at their table at Sandy’s Bar & Kitchen from 1:30 p.m.

The deer can be purchased at the merchandise stand near Sandy’s Bar & Kitchen, the ticket office, our kiosks and bars on match days or any mobile program provider around One Call Stadium.

Can’t make it to the game? This season’s programs can be purchased online. To browse this season’s programs, click here.

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Parking is unfortunately not available at One Call Stadium.

All reserved parking spaces are at the Ian Greaves Stand parking location. Please note that the car park closes 30 minutes before kick-off due to security regulations.

The following Mansfield District Council sites with easy access to One Call Stadium are Grove Street, Victoria Street, Garden Road and Church Lane.

The fees are as follows:

Grove Street 50p/h
Victoria Street 50p/h
Garden Road 50p/h
Church Lane 80p/h

All of the above paid surface car parks offer cashless parking through RingGo as an additional method of payment.

Each car park has a unique code so people can pay by phone, text, online or using a free smartphone app.

Details of the procedure to follow are displayed in each car park. Information on all Mansfield District Council car parks can be found at www.mansfield.gov.uk/carparks.

Where do I go when I arrive at One Call Stadium?

Hospitality

If you are a welcome guestplease enter the stadium through the brown double doors at the back of the Ian Greaves Stand, which is the entrance to our hospitality suites.

The gates are located to the left of the white goods stand outside Sandy’s Bar & Kitchen, backing onto the main car park and signposted “The Kevin Bird Sequel”.

Media

Members of the media are also kindly requested to proceed to the entrance of our hospitality suites, where our media steward will provide you with the necessary accreditation.

Required entrance is located to the left of the merchandise stand outside Sandy’s Bar & Kitchen and marked “The Kevin Bird Sequel”.

supporters

If you need to collect tickets, please go to the main ticket office on Quarry Lane. To buy tickets, please go to the ticket office on match day, next to the Quarry Lane stand, around the corner from the main ticket office.

The Ian Greaves Stand is the main stand at One Call Stadium, which backs onto the main car park.

Away supporters are housed in the North Stand, accessible via the Portland Retail Park. Please note: there is no parking on match day in the retail park.

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iFollow Stags subscribers can listen to full match commentary from the clash – courtesy of Martin Shaw and Dean Foulkes – by logging into iFollow Stags 15 minutes before kick-off.

Saturday’s match will be streamed live for overseas subscribers on iFollow Stags. To buy your match pass for £10, click here.

You can also follow the action live via our Twitter match updates, which can be found here.

The match center on mansfieldtown.net will also contain updates powered by Opta and accessible here.

A match report will be posted on the club’s website after the full-time whistle, and post-match reaction will be available on mansfieldtown.net and iFollow Stags.

Fans who are blind or visually impaired can take advantage of our fantastic free descriptive audio commentary service.

Provided by Alan March Sport, fans can listen to commentary from trained audio description broadcasters.

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