Home Sweet Home
The Cityzens play their first home game of the 2020/21 Uhlsport Hellenic League Campaign this Saturday so please get behind your local non-league club, as we take on Lydney Town at the Rivermoor. Kick-off is at 15:00 pm.
We'd really appreciate your support, so please come on down and get behind your local football club, everything you need to know ahead of the game can be found below.
No need to pre-book just turn up and pay upon arrival. We’re waving our usual admission fees for our very first home game, allowing spectators to pay what they want to watch the game. We would ask that you give what you can as Covid-19 has been a challenging time for us as a non-profitable organisation, all donations will be gratefully received. We accept both cash and contactless payments, contactless is currently preferred.
If you're a member of NHS Staff then remember that you and your family will receive free entry to all our home fixtures this season, this is our way of saying thank you for your valiant efforts during this pandemic to keep us safe, whilst risking your own lives.
Please ensure you have downloaded the NHS Covid-19 app and Evepass app for track and trace purposes prior to arrival, this will help save time when coming through the turnstiles. For those that don't have a smartphone - you'll still be able to leave your details with a member of the matchday support staff.
We're currently only allowed to permit 300 fans entry to the Rivermoor, so we urge spectators to arrive early to avoid disappointment. Gates will be open from 13:30 pm.
Food and Drink
The clubhouse will be open from 13:30 allowing spectators to enjoy a pre-match drink or to grab a bite to eat, within the clubhouse we have a fully licensed bar known as the Crossbar which stocks a variety of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. We accept both cash and contactless payments, contactless is currently preferred.
The Rivermoor is fully compliant with all COVID-19 regulations, we ask all spectators to please adhere to all signed notices whilst on-site at the Rivermoor.
As mentioned in our Admission section we ask that you download the NHS Covid-19 app and Evepass app for track and trace purposes prior to arrival, this will help save time when coming through the turnstiles. For those that don't have a smartphone - you'll still be able to leave your details with a member of the matchday support staff.
Reading City Football Club reserves the right to refuse admission to the Rivermoor and in the event that someone refuses to provide their details for track & trace or is believed to be displaying flu-like symptoms, we will refuse admission.
We would ask that if you are feeling unwell on the day of the game, that you do not attend. Instead, you can keep up-to-date with what's going on by visiting our social media feeds, you can find us @ReadingCityFC.
Reading City Football Club no longer provide a printed programme, instead, our programme is now published prior to Kick-Off, so keep an eye on our social media feeds on matchday, you can find us at @ReadingCityFC
The Crossbar stocks a small selection of merchandise such as hats, scarves, and pin badges.
Please ask at the bar for more details.