Matchday Guide: Cambridge United vs Norwich City

Ahead of Tuesday's 8pm pre-season friendly against Norwich City, take a read of our comprehensive Matchday Guide...

  • Tickets

Fans can buy tickets for Tuesday’s match, which are available online, over the phone by calling 01223 566500 (option 1) or by visiting the Abbey Stadium Ticket Office.

Tickets in the Newmarket Road End/Habbin Terrace are priced at £12 Adults, £8 Concessions and £3 for Under 18s.

Prices in the Main Stand are £15 Adults, £10 Concessions and £5 for Under 18s.

Supporters can save time by selecting e-ticket delivery and scanning their way through the turnstiles via a mobile device. We are asking for supporters to ensure their e-ticket QR codes have a white background or have the relevant email attachment open to show the turnstile operator.

  • Abbey Helpers...

If you have any questions or queries on the day of the game, please speak to our Abbey Helpers who are wearing high-viz jacket and will be located around the ground.

  • Away Fans...

Cambridge United looks forward to welcoming Norwich’s travelling supporters to the Abbey Stadium, who will be housed in the South Stand for Tuesday’s game. Tickets are available from the Ticket Office on the day of the game.

For Away Fan Information including how to find the ground, catering options and travel information, please click here.

  • Cashless Venue...

The Abbey Stadium will adopt a cashless policy for the new season, affecting all outlets inside the ground. Cash will still be accepted outside the stadium - in the Shop, Ticket Office and by roaming Programme and 50/50 sellers.

  • Beat the Heat

With the local temperature at kick-off expected to be around 33°, it is vital that supporters take care of themselves to protect against the heat whilst at the Abbey Stadium.

It is important that supporters stay hydrated, so in addition to a greater supply of water being available at all catering outlets on Tuesday, drinking taps will also be situated around the ground for fans to fill up their own bottles.

Supporters are also advised to wear suncream and protective clothing such as caps, hats and sunglasses. For more advice on beating the heat, please click here.

  • Birthday Messages...

If somebody you know has their big day coming up soon, send an email to with all the relevant details to make sure it gets read out on the tannoy at half-time.

  • Club Shop & Ticket Office…

The Club Shop and Ticket Office is open from 9:30am until kick-off.

The new Home and Away Kits are in-stock in limited sizes from the Club Shop, whilst the new Matchday range, Travel Wear range and Training Tees/Polos are fully stocked and available to purchase in-store.

In addition to tickets for Tuesday’s game, the Ticket Office is selling Match Tickets for the following fixtures:

  • Cambridge United vs Hull City – Pre-Season Friendly - Saturday 22nd July 2022
  • Cambridge United vs MK Dons - Sky Bet League One - Saturday 30th July 2022
  • Cambridge United vs Millwall - Carabao Cup - Tuesday 2nd August 2022
  • Oxford United vs Cambridge United – Sky Bet League One – Saturday 6th August 2022

Supporters under the age of 12 years old can also sign up for the newly relaunched Junior U’s Membership from the Club Shop.

  • Turnstiles…

The Turnstiles around the Abbey Stadium will open at 6:30pm and supporters are advised to arrive early to avoid queues close to kick-off.

  • 50/50 tickets...

50/50 tickets can be purchased for £1 from our dedicated sellers around the ground. A winner will be picked at half-time with the winning number shown on the scoreboard and across the stadium PA system.

  • Match Programmes…

There will be no Programmes available for either of the two home pre-season fixtures, with a return scheduled for the Saturday 30th July opening League One match against MK Dons.

  • Food and Drink…

Catering provisions at the Abbey Stadium are undergoing an overhaul ahead of the new season, with new food outlets and bars being installed around the ground.

This work is currently ongoing and as such, supporters are asked to show patience during the early stages of operation as new staff, units and technology are being utilised for the first time.

New Food and new Drink outlets will be open behind the Main Stand and Habbin, in addition to existing Tea Bars. Please note, there will no chocolate on sale this evening due to the hot weather.

Access to the Dublin Bar will be limited to supporters with a Signature Suite Hospitality ticket for the majority of games next season, including Tuesday’s match against Norwich.

All food and drink outlets will open in conjunction with the turnstiles at 6:30pm and supporters should please note that the Abbey Stadium is a cashless venue.

  • Travel…

There is no on-site car parking available at the Abbey Stadium and supporters are advised that the Cambridge Matchday Park & Ride service is not be in operation for midweek games.

For supporters who have difficult accessing public transport, the Club has partnered with Dial a Ride to offer home-to-stadium transport. For more information, please click here.

If you require disabled parking, please call the Club on 01223 566500.

  • Supporter Safety…

U’s fans are asked to stay vigilant, aware and respectful to ensure that the Abbey Stadium is a safe place to watch football. In addition to following the Club’s guidance on the continued COVID-19 risks, fans should be prepared for the hot weather by staying hydrated and protected during the evening.