Rome date and tickets confirmed

Last updated : 28 February 2006 By Reggie Holdsworth
The second leg in the Round of 16 against Roma will be played on Wednesday 15th March with a 9pm (8pm GMT) kick-off.

Ticket application forms for Boro's UEFA Cup tie with Roma in Italy are now available. Tickets are available on line at or from the Riverside ticket office.

Up to 5,500 tickets are available to Boro fans for the second leg tie on Wednesday March 15 (KO 9pm local, 8pm GMT) all priced £14 each.

Applications will be processed to allow tickets to be available during the early part of next week.

Boro have confirmed that supporters can travel on the official fans' day-return flight to Rome for £249 per person, a price which includes a match ticket but does not include travel insurance. An overnight trip is also available at £329 per person including a match ticket and again excluding travel insurance.

Boro's official fans' flight is being organised by MFC Travel and supporters can apply by via or by calling in at MFC Travel in the club store in Captain Cook Square, Middlesbrough.

Tickets for the first leg at the Riverside on Thursday March 9, with an 8pm kick-off, are now on sale. Season ticket holders have until 6pm this Saturday to claim their own seat and qualify for the discount rates.