The date for the Latics FA Cup match at Gateshead has been changed to Sunday 10th November with a 12:45pm kick off. The date change was caused by the game has been chosen by the FA for extended highlights. Revenue from the TV screening will be £12,500 which goes into the Boundary Park coffers. The winning team will also receive a winning bonus of £36,000 so the Latics could potentially pocket almost £50,000 from the tie.
1,800 tickets have been allocated for travelling fans which is the full allocation. The most expensive ticket is priced at £10 for adults.