Northampton Town’s Orient JPT clash is put back 24 hours

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The Cobblers have been forced to switch the date of their Johnstone’s Paint Trophy last 16 clash with npower League One side Leyton Orient.

The game was originally scheduled to be played at Sixfields on Tuesday, December 4, but it has now been put back 24 hours to Wednesday, December 5 (ko 7.45pm).

The reason for the switch is that Leyton Orient’s FA Cup second round clash at Blue Square Premier side Alfreton is to be screened live on television on Sunday, December 2.

Russell Slade’s men’s trip to North Street will be shown on ESPN, with the match kicking off at 2.30pm.

The Os asked the Cobblers if the JPT tie could be put back, and Town have agreed.

The club have also announced ticket prices for the encounter, and season-ticket holders can watch the game for £10 if they buy their tickets in advance.

The general admission fee on the night will be £12.

Ticket prices for JPT clash with Leyton Orient at Sixfields, Wednesday, December 5

Season Ticket Holders (advance sales only)

Adults £10.00

Senior Citizens £7.00

Under-18s £2.00

Under-7s Free

Matchday Price (and non STH pre-sales)

Adults £12.00

Senior Citizens £8.00

Under-18s £3.00

Under-7’s Free

Disabled supporters will be admitted at the senior prices of £7(£8) with the companion/carer free of charge.

Initially, and subject to demand, only the West and South Stands will be open for this fixture.

Those supporters who sit in the west stand and are part of the cup match booking scheme have had their seats processed and these are now ready for collection.

Any tickets already purchased printed with a date of Tuesday December 4 are still valid.

Any supporter who cannot make the new date can claim a refund from the Sixfields box office.

All refunds must be claimed before 5pm on Tuesday, December 4.

This offer of refunds does not apply to supporters on the cup match booking scheme.

Tickets are now on general sale, and can be purchased in person, by calling Northampton 683777 or online via