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Cup third round
STRANRAER's Scottish Cup third round tie against Premier
League Celtic will be played at Stair Park.
And the Second Division side are looking for a £100,000 pay-day
from gate receipts and their share of television income -
Sky will broadcast the match live.
Talks were held with police this week to discuss safety and
security, but club chairman Jim Hannah said tickets would
go on sale at Stair Park on Sunday. Times will be announced
at Saturday's match. The game will be played on Sunday, 28th
Admission prices will be £15 for the ground and £17 for the
stand with no concessions.
There was talk of the game being moved to Kilmarnock to allow
more people to see the game - Stair Park is restricted to
But after Monday night's regular management committee meeting,
Mr Hannah told the 'Free Press'
"A change of venue was never an issue. I as chairman did
not consider it an option."