Swansea City’s FA Cup 2nd round replay will be broadcast live on Sky Sports.
An inspection by the broadcaster was carried out yesterday at non league Chasetown. Sky Sports were initially set to broadcast the Southern Football League Division One Midlands clash with league one outfit Port Vale.
In Spite of this a detailed examination into the clubs Scholars Ground was carried out to gage the feasibility of the ground hosting the broadcast.
The West Midlands’s club failed to satisfy the criteria set out by the network.
This will give Swansea City a surprise £75,000 windfall from the Football Association broadcast fund.
The fixture was due to be played on Tuesday 11th December will now be moved a day earlier to Monday 10th December with Kick Off at 7.45pm.
Ticket details have been released by the club Adult Tickets have been reduced in price from £15 to £12 and £7 for anyone who can claim a concessionary rate.
Only the East and West Stands will be open for the fixture.
Tomorrow’s reserve game at Port Talbot has been postponed.