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Play-Off Final preview: Stags v Port Vale

26 May 2022

The Stags face Port Vale this Saturday in the hotly-awaited Sky Bet League Two Play-Off Final at Wembley Stadium (4pm kick-off). Here’s all you need to know…


Mansfield have no fresh injury concerns following last Wednesday’s Sky Bet League Two play-off semi-final second leg away at Northampton Town.


The Stags have not lost in their previous six matches, winning four.

Mansfield won both of their play-off semi-finals against Northampton, 2-1 and 1-0, respectively.

Vale have lost four of their previous six matches.

A 6-5 win on penalties in their play-off semi-final second leg versus Swindon secured the Valiants' place at Wembley.


The last time the two sides met was 15 March 2022.

Vale won 3-1 at Vale Park. Rhys Oates scored for the Stags.


The referee for the clash Jarred Gillett. Mr. Gillett will be assisted by Neil Davies, Nick Greenhalgh and fourth official, James Linington.


Mansfield have sold over 15,000 tickets for Saturday’s mouth-watering encounter.

The club has been allocated 30,147 tickets for the East End of Wembley Stadium. Tickets will be sold from the North End round to the South End.

Pricing categories at Wembley Stadium are split into three sections: there is a concession rate for supporters aged 62 and over as well as for children aged 16 and under, young adult rates will be offered for those aged 17-21.


Cat 1 - £60 Adults, £45 Young Adult, £30 Conc.

Cat 2 - £48 Adults, £36 Young Adult, £24 Conc.

Cat 3 - £44 Adults, £33 Young Adult, £22 Conc.

Cat 4 - £38 Adults, £28.50 Young Adult, £19 Conc.

Cat 5 - £32 Adults, £24 Young Adult, £16 Conc.

Cat 6 - £26 Adults, £19.50 Young Adult, £13 Conc.

Click here to purchase tickets online now.


Our official fans’ club – the Stags Supporters’ Association – are providing family friendly coach travel to Northampton.

Coaches will depart at 9.30am from One Call Stadium.

Please note that car parking at One Call Stadium will be VERY limited so please consider being dropped off or using a car share.

Seventeen SSA coaches will be heading down to the Capital.

No further coaches are available.

No alcohol will be allowed on board.

Sandy’s Bar & Kitchen will be open from 7am, serving delicious Full English Breakfasts.

The bar will also be selling Stags’ Wembley merchandise.

For information on which pubs Mansfield supporters can use near Wembley, click here.

For train information for supporters travelling via railway, click here.

Please read our Wembley safety notices guide ahead of Saturday’s clash.


Unable to make it to the game on Saturday?

Commentary of the contest will be provided by Martin Shaw and Dean Foulkes on iFollow Stags. Coverage starts approximately 10 minutes before kick-off.

Buy your audio match pass for just £2.50 here.

You can follow all the action from the fixture live via our Twitter match updates from here.

The match centre on will also contain Opta-populated updates and can be accessed here.

A report from the match will be published on the club website following the full-time whistle, and post-match reaction from the dressing room will be available to view on and iFollow Stags.

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