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2017-18 Fixture Release Day & Key Dates

13 June 2017

2017-18 fixture release day & key dates...

Rochdale's 2017-18 fixtures will be revealed on Wednesday 21st June on

Dale have some big Northern fixtures to look forward to during the campaign, with the likes of Bury, Blackburn Rovers, Blackpool, Bradford City and Oldham Athletic all competing in League One.

Keith Hill's side will kick-off the EFL season on the weekend of August 5th, before playing in the first round of the Carabao Cup just a few days later on Tuesday 8th August.

The festive period will prove to be busy, with four games scheduled – Saturday 23rd December, Boxing Day, Saturday 30th December and Monday 1st January 2018.

The season will finish on the weekend of May 5th, with the EFL Play-Off Finals take place on successive days at Wembley Stadium over the Bank Holiday weekend at the end of the month.

The Sky Bet League One final will be played on Sunday 27th May, starting with the Sky Bet Championship Play-Off Final on Saturday 26th, Sky Bet League One on Sunday 27th and Sky Bet League Two Play-Off final on Monday 28th May.

Key Dates - 2017/18
Sky Bet EFL season starts: Weekend of 5th August 2017
Carabao Cup starts: Week commencing 7th August 2017
Checkatrade Trophy starts: Week commencing 28th August 2017
Sky Bet EFL regular season ends: Weekend of 5th May 2018
Sky Bet EFL Play-Off Finals: Weekend of 26th - 28th May 2018

With fixture release day coinciding with the club's season ticket deadline day, there has never been a better time to pay your £50 deposit and pledge your support for the 2017-18 season!

Adult supporters who buy a £50 deposit on or before June 21st are guaranteed to pay a maximum (in total) of £200 for their season ticket - that works out at just £8.65 per game.

Fans who purchase after that date will pay £250, so make sure you don't miss out on this fantastic offer!

Buy your season ticket in person at the RAFC Ticket Office, online at, or by calling 08448261907 (option 8).

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