AFC Rushden & Diamonds v Spalding United (League Cup) – Tuesday January 31st

AFC Rushden & Diamonds make their third appearance in the NPL League Cup, known as the Integro League Cup this season, when they host Spalding United on Tuesday evening (KO 7:45).

Admission prices are £6 adults and £4 for concessions, with free entry to U16s. This is a cup game so season tickets are not valid.

This is the third round of this competition, which is heavily regionalised, with 16 teams remaining in the competition at this stage – see here for details. 

The tie will be decided on the night with penalties to decide the winner if scores are level after ninety minutes.The eventual winners of this season’s competition will receive £2000 in prize money, with the runners-up collecting £1000. Losing semi-finalists are awarded £500 with losing quarter-finalists earning £250 – so the winner of this game will be guaranteed to receive some prize money.

For directions to the Dog and Duck see here, where you will also find details of car parking options. You will find a range of bars and catering facilities, as well as a Club Shop. There is covered seating available, as well as two covered standing areas. You can see a stadium plan that maps out these facilities here, along with details of catering facilities (including a snack bar menu / prices with details of the famous Diamond Burger).

 You can buy a digital version of the match programme on your phone, tablet or PC. Full details are here.