Liverpool FC v SSC Napoli

Sunday 28 Jul 2019 - 5:00 PM
BT Murrayfield

Liverpool FC v SSC Napoli

BT Murrayfield hosts Champions League winners Liverpool FC for the first time in a pre-season game against Serie A stars Napoli later this month. Please note: the match is now SOLD OUT. However, it is worth checking the website between now and the game as any “returns” received will be immediately made available for sale on ticketmaster.co.uk

Liverpool FC, became champions of Europe after a 2-0 against Tottenham Hotspur in Madrid last Saturday, have long ties with Scotland. Current Scotland captain Andrew Robertson currently plays for the Reds whilst Kenny Dalglish, Alan Hansen and Graeme Souness all captained the Merseyside club, with Dalglish and Souness also leading the team as managers after their playing careers ended.Scottish manager Bill Shankly is widely cited as the most iconic figure in the history of the club for his trophy winning career in England and Europe and the long-lasting culture he built at Anfield.

The fixture against SSC Napoli in Edinburgh will be the sixth of eight matches Jurgen Klopp’s side will use to build up for the 2019/20 season.The pre-season preparations follow a successful season where the club won the Champions League and finished narrow runners-up in the Premier League. European opponents SSC Napoli finished second in Serie A last season, the top flight of Italian football. The Naples based club, which Diego Maradona historically made 188 appearances for, reached the knock out stages of European competition last season, losing out to Arsenal in the quarter-finals.

  • TICKETING

    Where can I buy match tickets?
    Tickets can be purchased VIA Ticketmaster, using the following link: https://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/liverpool-fc-tickets/artist/942041

    I’ve lost my tickets/my tickets haven’t arrived, can you reprint them?
    Please ensure you keep your match tickets safe. All enquiries can be submitted to Ticketmaster customer service team, using the following link: https://help.ticketmaster.co.uk/hc/en-us

    I need to upgrade a concession ticket to a full adult ticket. What should I do?
    All enquiries can be submitted to Ticketmaster customer service team, using the following link: https://help.ticketmaster.co.uk/hc/en-us or by calling 0333 321 9999

    What do I do if I can no longer use my ticket?
    No refunds will be issued.

    I don’t have a ticket; can I get one at the stadium on the day?
    No. All tickets must be purchased prior to match day via Ticketmaster.

    Can I bring my young child?
    Children under two are admitted free of charge provided they sit on the parent or guardian’s knee. Matches are however extremely busy events with large crowds and loud music which may not be suitable for very young children. All attendees over the age of 2 must be in possession of a valid match ticket. Baby changing units are available in the disabled toilets in the lower West Stand in both the North and South corners. The doors are marked with baby changing signs. There is also a parenting room - accessible from the concourse behind the East Stand (north corner). Please ask one of our Blue Crew volunteers or a steward for access to the facility. There is one dedicated buggy drop off points within the stadium. This is next to the South Tunnel. Please speak with your nearest steward to be directed.

    My circumstances have changed since I purchased my ticket and I now have restricted mobility or am using a wheelchair. What should I do?
    If your circumstances have changed or if you require assistance on game day, please contact us prior to the day by emailing [email protected] to discuss your requirements. Please note that there is a limited capacity for the wheelchair areas so moves cannot be guaranteed however we will do our best to make suitable arrangements for you.

    What do I do if I find someone sitting in my seat with the same ticket, or if there is a problem with my seat?
    Contact your nearest steward, they are here to help you.

  • PARKING

    Where can I park?
    There is no public parking at BT Murrayfield, please use public transport.

    Is there parking for disabled supporters?
    Accessible parking will be available to patrons who have purchased wheelchair seating. An event specific car park pass will be included with your ticket and must be shown on the day of the of the event.

    Road Closures and Restrictions
    There will be number of temporary traffic restrictions in place on nearby streets on match day. Visit the Edinburgh Council website for full details of traffic and parking restrictions. Ticket holders attending the match using any nearby on-street parking are advised to check the timings of the road closures as you may be parked within an area that is affected by the various closures after the Game. Access/egress will not be available during the road closure times and includes popular areas in Haymarket Yards, the Stanhope area, Wester Coates area, Balbirnie Place and parts of the Roseburn area.

    Where can I park my coach or minibus?
    Coach and minibus parking is not available at BT Murrayfield Stadium. Coaches and minibuses are now directed to parking areas on the A8 Corstorphine Road, Balgreen Road and the A71 Gorgie Road. All coach and minibus drivers will be directed to park. It is vital that drivers co-operate and follow instructions and directions to ensure maximum capacity. The first vehicles to arrive will be parked nearest to the stadium and it may not be possible to allow sufficient space to enable an early departure.

    Taxis, private hire vehicles and general public should drop off passengers in one of the 3 drop off areas located on Russell Road, Corstorphine Road or Balgreen Road, all of which are a very short walk from the stadium. Do not attempt to drop off closer to the stadium and note that passenger drop-off on the West Approach Road is prohibited.

  • TURNSTILES

    When do the turnstiles open?
    West Fan Village turnstiles open at 1pm (Accessed via Gate B off Roseburn Street, via Gate D off Riversdale Crescent and behind the Ice Rink and via Baird Drive Bridge over the pitches)
    Hospitality turnstiles open at: 3pm
    General turnstiles open at: 3pm

    Where are the turnstiles?
    Turnstiles are situated at each side of the ground so no matter which direction you’re coming from, you’ll easily be able to get into the stadium.

    West: turnstile lane are located behind the west stand and can be accessed from Riversdale Crescent, Roseburn Street and Baird Drive Bridge over the training pitches.
    North: accessible off Corstorphine Road and along Riversdale Crescent, the turnstiles are beside Murrayfield Ice Rink.
    North East: access from Roseburn Crescent, which runs along the south edge of Roseburn Park.
    South and East: the main bank of turnstiles off Roseburn Street.

    S.S.C Napoli Fans
    S.S.C Napoli fans located in the North Stand in sections 1,3 &5, are recommend to enter by the North Turnstiles as these are closest to your section. These can be accessed from Corstorphine Road

  • WHAT CAN BROUGHT TO THE GAME

    Turnstile Security Checks
    The safety and security of our spectators is of paramount importance. Please ensure you arrive early to BT Murrayfield in order to pass through security checks and access the stadium in a timely manner. In line with the current national security position, all bags being brought into BT Murrayfield will be subject to search. Bags no larger than A5 will be permitted. Please be aware bags larger than this will NOT be permitted and there are no left luggage facilities in or around the stadium. The only exceptions to this rule are spectators who require to carry bags for health reasons (including parents with young children who require to carry medical/dietary items)

    Spectators who have a requirement to carry bags larger than A5 size for those exceptional reasons should access BT Murrayfield via dedicated lanes/turnstiles at each of the stadium entry areas where bags will be searched and tagged prior to tickets being scanned. Unless you have health or childcare requirements plan ahead and leave your bags at home, in your hotel, in your car, on the coach

    The following items will not be permitted into the stadium

    • Bags larger than 8cm x 21cm x 15cm
    • Alcohol of any sort
    • Bottles
    • Glass vessels
    • Flasks
    • Hip Flasks
    • Cans
    • Fireworks
    • Flares
    • Smoke canisters
    • Air-horns
    • Laser devices
    • Knives
    • Weapons
    • Dangerous or hazardous items
    • No sealed plastic bottles of water or soft drinks of any size including 500mls, or cans of soft drinks will be permitted into the stadium.
    • Animals other than Guide Dogs and assistance dogs
    • Cameras with zoom lenses more powerful than 300mm
    • Umbrellas
    • Flags with poles longer than 1m and in excess of 2cm thick
    • Any article that might be used as a weapon and/or compromise public safety

    For any fans wishing to display a flag larger then 1m in size, please contact us in advance via [email protected].

    It is an offence punishable by law and Unacceptable Conduct for any person to enter or attempt to enter the Ground whilst in possession of any article which is a firework or any article or substance whose purpose or any part of its purpose is the emission of a flare for purposes of illuminating or signalling or the emission of smoke and/or gas and any person in possession of such articles will be refused entry to the Ground and if having entered, to expulsion from the ground and such other sanction as may be determined by the Club/Event Organiser and reported to the Police.

  • ENTERTAINMENT & MERCHANDISE

    West Fan Village
    The West Fan Village opens slightly earlier than the rest of the stadium at this friendly between Liverpool and S.S.C Napoli with turnstiles opening at 1pm. Make the most of your match day ticket and join in the pre-match build-up in our West Fan Village. There is hot food, official Liverpool merchandise and entertainment. Be sure to take your seats 60 minutes before kick-off to enjoy our pre-match entertainment.

    Team Arrival
    The Liverpool team is due to arrive at BT Murrayfield Stadium at approximately an hour and fifteen minutes before kick-off on match day. You can welcome the Liverpool players by congregating along the roadside immediately behind the west stand.

    Food
    At BT Murrayfield, we’re proud to promote the very best of Scottish, with an ever-changing array of Scottish street food. Food is located around the whole stadium behind the North, East, South and West Stands.

    Merchandise
    There are merchandise stands located around the stadium in the North, East, South and West which will all be selling official Liverpool FC. S.S.C Napoli products can be found at the merchandise stand located by the North Stand.

    Volunteers
    Our Scottish Rugby Volunteers will be able to help you with any questions you may have about your day. Please look out for them located around the stadium.

    Match Programme
    A souvenir programme will be available from sellers located around the stadium.

    Cash Facilities
    Please note there is no cash machine at BT Murrayfield. The nearest cash machines for supporters are located at Tesco on Roseburn Street or at Sainsbury’s at Westfield Road. These are approximately a 10 minute walk from the stadium.

  • WHAT ELSE IS AVAILABLE AT THE STADIUM?

    Cash Facilities
    Please note there is no cash machine at BT Murrayfield. The nearest cash machines for supporters are located at Tesco on Roseburn Street or at Sainsbury’s at Westfield Road. These are approximately a 10 minute walk from the stadium.

    Announcements
    PA announcements and ‘shout-outs’ will be considered and can be sent to [email protected]. However, it is at the discretion of Scottish Rugby whether we are in a position, time permitting, to read them all out.

    Baby Changing Facilities
    There are changing units in the disabled toilets in the lower west (south) stand area and in the lower west (north) stand area. The doors have the appropriate baby changing signs on them. There is also a parenting room located in the North East corner of the stadium.

    Changing Places Toilet
    We have a Changing Places Toilet available located in vomitory 7 next to the Macron shop in the South West corner of the stadium.


  • SUPPORTER WELLBEING

    Scottish Rugby and Liverpool FC wants everyone who comes to BT Murrayfield to have a great match day experience. Supporters are encouraged to be mindful of others while enjoying all that is on offer.

    Neighbours
    The stadium is situated in a residential area and Scottish Rugby asks you to please be mindful and respectful of local residents and their property when entering and leaving the ground. Please do not take any drinks with you when you leave, and please dispose of your rubbish in the bins provided.

    Feeling Unwell?
    We have a full medical team on duty for your safety and wellbeing, including First Aid, paramedics and doctors. If you feel unwell, please contact your nearest steward, who will direct you to further help. The First Aid room is located at ground level in the south west corner of the stadium (near the Scottish Rugby store).

    Lost Property
    If you mislay property in the stadium, please contact your nearest steward. If you discover the loss after the event, contact our Facilities staff at [email protected]

  • TRAVELLING TO BT MURRAYFIELD

    By Train
    Trains are expected to be busy, so please consider aiming to arrive at BT Murrayfield when turnstiles open at 3pm, to avoid the busiest travel times. Please plan your journeys, and buy your rail tickets, in advance – not on the day. Tickets can be purchased on the ScotRail app, at scotrail.co.uk or by calling 0344 811 0141.

    Heading home after the game
    If you are travelling by train, please make go straight to Haymarket station at the end of the match. Longer trains will run on some routes through Haymarket after the event, though trains are expected to be very busy. A queuing system will be in place at Haymarket and additional staff will be on hand to safely guide you to your next available train. Please follow their instructions: you may not be able to join your first choice of train.

    Customers who require assistance should report to ScotRail staff at the front of the station.

    by Tram
    Edinburgh Trams runs a fast, frequent service to the entrance of BT Murrayfield stadium from locations such as Edinburgh Airport, Ingliston Park & Ride, Edinburgh Gateway, Haymarket and the City Centre. Tickets must be purchased prior to boarding trams using the ticket vending machines at tram stops or on the Transport for Edinburgh App. Edinburgh Trams recommends purchasing return tickets to make your journey simpler. Return tickets are available from tram stop ticket vending machines with options available for both the city fare zone and the airport fare zone. Customers are requested to have their tickets ready for inspection at the gateline, which will be in place at the Murrayfield Stadium tram stop. Full details on tram services can be found at www.edinburghtrams.com

    by Bus
    The following bus services pass close to BT Murrayfield Stadium:

    Lothian Buses
    Bus numbers 1, 2, 22, 30 at Westfield Road, 3, 25, 33, 38 at Gorgie Road, and 12, 26, 31 at Corstorphine Road.

    Lothian Country
    Bus number X18 at Corstorphine Road, X27, X28 at Westfield Road

    AIRLINK 100
    The airport express bus stops at Corstorphine Road

    First Bus
    Bus numbers 24, 25 and 38 stop at Corstorphine Road

    Scottish Citylink
    The inter-city buses 900, and 909 stop at Corstorphine Road

    NOTE: Bus stop closures, 18:15 hrs to 20:30 hrs
    The following services will be unable serve stops on Corstorphine Road from Murrayfield Road, West Coates, Haymarket Station, West Maitland Street and Shandwick Place in either direction between 18:15 hrs and 20:30 hrs. Alternative stops are available at Corstorphine Road (west of Murrayfield Road) and at Queensferry Street.

    Lothian Buses services 12 26 31
    Lothian Country X18
    AIRLINK 100
    First Bus services 25, 38
    Citylink services 900, 909

    Services 1 2 22 30 X27 X28 will be unable to stop on Stevenson Road between 18:15 hrs and 19:30 hrs, alternative stops are available on Balgreen Road (services 1 2 22) or Gorgie Road (services 1 2 30 X27 X28).

    Full details of the service alterations can be found at www.lothianbuses.co.uk


    Ferrytoll Park'n'Ride
    www.ferrytoll.org A90, Inverkeithing, KY11 1LN

    Just north of the Forth Road Bridge in Fife, this site has 1,040 spaces (37 disabled), parking is free and vehicles can be left overnight at no charge. Opening times: Saturday from 05:00 hrs until 01:00 hrs (Sunday), Sunday from 05:00 hrs until 00.30 hrs (Monday). If you intend to leave your vehicle overnight, please park in the multi-storey car park and provide details of your vehicle registration to the duty supervisor (in the facilities building). There is no direct bus route between Ferrytoll park and ride and BT Murrayfield Stadium, but there are regular buses into the city centre, with many connecting buses. The following bus services operate between Ferrytoll and Edinburgh:

    Stagecoach services X54, X55, X58, X59, X60, X61 and X62
    Scottish Citylink/Park's of Hamilton/Megabus Services M90 and M91

    Ingliston Park & Ride
    www.edinburgh.gov.uk/ingliston 2 Eastfield Road, Newbridge, EH28 8LS

    Situated near the airport, this a good option for supporters driving through to Edinburgh from the west of Scotland. There are 1,085 spaces (46 disabled), parking is free but overnight parking is not permitted. Opening times:Saturday from 06:30 hrs until midnight. The terminal building is open from 07:30 hrs until 18:30 hrs. Edinburgh Trams run frequently from Ingliston and stops at Murrayfield Stadium tram stop. In addition Lothian Buses will operate a special service X12 from Ingliston to Corstorphine Road by BT Murrayfield Stadium. Visit the Lothian Buses website for a full timetable.

    Hermiston Park & Ride
    www.edinburgh.gov.uk/hermiston Riccarton Mains Road, Currie, Midlothian, EH14 5PX

    Near Heriot-Watt University campus, the site has 450 spaces (22 disabled) and parking is free (maximum vehicle height 1.9m/6ft 3in). Parking is available 24 hours a day, for no more than 24 hours at a time. Lothian Buses service 25 serves Hermiston, and stops at Saughton and Gorgie, less than a ten-minute walk to the south of the stadium. Visit the Lothian Buses website for a full timetable.

    Sheriffhall park and ride
    www.edinburgh.gov.uk/sheriffhall Old Dalkeith Road, Dalkeith, EH22 1FF

    Near the A7, the site has 561 spaces (15 disabled), is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and parking is free. The terminal building is open from Monday to Friday 06:45 hrs to 10:00 hrs and 15.30 hrs to 19:00 hrs. Lothian Buses service 33 serves at Sheriffhall and stops on Gorgie Road, less than a ten-minute walk to the south of the stadium. Visit the Lothian Buses website for a full timetable.

    Wallyford park and ride
    www.edinburgh.gov.uk/wallyford A199, Haddington Road, Musselburgh, EH21 8JX

    Off the A1, the site has 300 spaces (13 disabled), is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and parking is free. No terminal building, but bus tickets can be bought aboard the buses. There is no direct bus route between Wallyford park and ride and BT Murrayfield Stadium, but there are regular buses into the city centre, with many connecting buses.

    Straiton park and ride
    www.edinburgh.gov.uk/straiton Straiton Road, Straiton, EH20 9NW

    Just off the Edinburgh City Bypass, the site has 600 spaces (37 disabled) and parking is free. Maximum vehicle height is 1.9m (6ft 3in) and it is open seven days a week, from 6am until midnight. There is no direct bus route between Straiton park and ride and BT Murrayfield Stadium, but there are regular buses into the city centre, with many connecting buses.

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