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Hundreds of Burton fans head to Wembley for play-off

Hundreds of Burton Albion fans are on their way to Wembley Stadium as the club takes on Fleetwood Town in the League Two play-off final.

Early risers: Hundreds of Burton fans caught a coach to Wembley this morning
Early risers: Hundreds of Burton fans caught a coach to Wembley this morning Credit: ITV News Central

The fans gathered outside the Pirelli Stadium to catch coaches to the match, which kicks off at 3pm today.

Victory will seal Burton Albion's promotion, pushing them up into League One for next season.

Burton Albion will take on Fleetwood in the League Two play-off final
Burton Albion will take on Fleetwood in the League Two play-off final Credit: ITV News Central
Fans gathered outside the Pirelli Stadium to catch coaches to Wembley
Fans gathered outside the Pirelli Stadium to catch coaches to Wembley Credit: ITV News Central

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Manager of Burton Albion hopes for promotion

Burton Albion won at the weekend Credit: PA Wire

The chairman of Burton Albion says promotion to League One would be a a great thing for the club. The Brewers beat Southend on Saturday to get into the League Two Play-off final at Wembley against Fleetwood a week today.

Last night 5,000 tickets had been sold, out of a total of 21 thousand on offer.

Promotion presents 'great opportunity' for Burton

Some Burton Albion fans had an early start this morning to queue for tickets for the League Two Play-off final.

Twenty one thousand fans will get the chance to go to Wembley on Bank Holiday Monday for the crucial clash against Fleetwood. The Chairman of the club Ben Robinson described exactly what promotion could mean for the Brewers.

Burton Albion fans queue for Wembley tickets

Long queues have been forming early this morning with Burton Albion fans eager to get their hands on a ticket for the League Two Play-Off final on Bank Holiday Monday.

Around 21,000 tickets are available to Brewers fans for the clash against Fleetwood on May 26. Burton Albion posted these photos earlier, showing the early start for fans this Sunday morning - at least they get to queue in the sunshine.

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