Stadium confirmed for Fetherstone vs Valencia game
Featherstone Rovers and Valencia Huracanes are getting ready to make history with the game scheduled for Saturday 11 January 2020 to be played at El Campo del Pantano, Villajoyosa.
The 3000 capacity stadium is located outside the town of Villajoyosa and situated around 30 minutes outside of Benidorm. The stadium has received RFL approval and has previously hosted Super League clubs as part of their warm weather training camps.
Tickets for the match will be avaialble shortly from the Huracanes official website priced at 15 euros for seating and 10 euros for standing.
Combined matchday and coach transfer tickets to and from the match from Benidorm are still available on the Huracanes website and fans that have already booked will be receiving an email in the next day or so with a little surprise.
All fans will be able to soak up the atmosphere prior to kick-off in a special fanzone where live music, food and drink will be served
CEO Dean Buchan said "We are thrilled to be able to annouce details of the upcoming match as we know many fans have been desperate to know where the game will be played. We look forward to welcoming everybody to our club launch, especially those from Featherstone Rovers who have already got around 200 fans booked on to the trip.
CEO Davide Longo added "Featherstone Rovers are delighted to be part of this historic occasion. We are very much looking forward to the occasion and our entire first team sqaud will be travelling to Spain to not only play against Valencia Huracanes but to help them promote and grow rugby league in local schools and communities. We thank Dean Buchan and the RFL for making this occasion happen and we hope all fans enjoy the game and expereince some winter sunshine"