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Writer:J P Fear
Date:Tuesday December 22 2009
Time: 11:24AM

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Just gotta figure out how to bloody get there now.
DeanoVilla
22/12/2009 11:36:00
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Just gotta figure out how to bloody get there now.
DeanoVilla
22/12/2009 11:36:00
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luckily got mine over a week ago, any news fear on if the club will ask for any extra? i know we have taken more than 5k to Blackburn previously and the stand holds between 7-8k
pauled177
22/12/2009 11:38:00
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luckily got mine over a week ago, any news fear on if the club will ask for any extra? i know we have taken more than 5k to Blackburn previously and the stand holds between 7-8k
pauled177
22/12/2009 11:38:00
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It is great to have sold out so quickly. Pity we are so fickle for home games. All this money goes in to the pocket of Blackburn Rovers. For our home games in the cup and league this season there have been 78,000 empty seats. When kids prices are taken into account this averages out at about £25 a ticket. This means Villa fans have let the club down to the tune of £2 million in gate receipts. With merchandising and catering added this figure would be nearer £3 million. All in all in empty seats and additional revenue, we have failed the new regime by about £12m since their arrival. But soon as we get a semi final the tickets sell out in hours . . . . . . . . with all the money going to the other club. Unbelievable. I think the term we would use if it was another club would be 'Glory Hunters'.
voiceoftheholte
22/12/2009 12:07:00
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It is great to have sold out so quickly. Pity we are so fickle for home games. All this money goes in to the pocket of Blackburn Rovers. For our home games in the cup and league this season there have been 78,000 empty seats. When kids prices are taken into account this averages out at about £25 a ticket. This means Villa fans have let the club down to the tune of £2 million in gate receipts. With merchandising and catering added this figure would be nearer £3 million. All in all in empty seats and additional revenue, we have failed the new regime by about £12m since their arrival. But soon as we get a semi final the tickets sell out in hours . . . . . . . . with all the money going to the other club. Unbelievable. I think the term we would use if it was another club would be 'Glory Hunters'.
voiceoftheholte
22/12/2009 12:07:00
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:( was planning to buy today!
Tr1dent
22/12/2009 12:28:00
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:( was planning to buy today!
Tr1dent
22/12/2009 12:28:00
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well said voiceoftheholte.
Tr1dent
22/12/2009 12:29:00
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well said voiceoftheholte.
Tr1dent
22/12/2009 12:29:00
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