Date set for Forest Carabao Cup clash
Written by Dan King
Newcastle United's Carabao Cup second round tie against Nottingham Forest will be played on Wednesday, 23rd August.
Kick-off will be at 7.45pm BST at St. James' Park. United were paired against the Sky Bet Championship side when the draw was made on Thursday night.
Mark Warburton's side overcame Shrewsbury Town in the first round.
Ticket prices have been set at £10 for adults and £5 for concessions. However, that will rise to £20 for adults and £10 concessions on the day of the game.
On Monday, 14th August, season ticket holders will be able to purchase their seat (only the lower area of the ground will initially be open).
The following day, season ticket holders will be able to buy alternative seats, plus extras, while tickets will also go on sale to members.
And on Wednesday, 16th August, seats will be released on full general sale.
Original Platinum Bond holders (Milburn Stand areas L2C, L2D, L2E and L2F) do not need to take any action; their match ticket will be posted out.
To secure your seat, please visit tickets.nufc.co.uk, call 0844 372 1892 (calls cost 7p per minute plus your network access charge) or visit the St. James' Park Box Office in person.