Why no full house?

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Re: Why no full house?

Postby City64 » Tue Sep 12, 2017 6:00 pm

Easy one , Monday night mayhem travel chaos and massive ques getting in followed by a shit 12.30 KO just about the two worst KO,s we could start with imho . Will be full house v Palace proper Saturday 3 pm KO . Also agree club needs to connect much better with chore fan base and first CL home game will be full of day trippers taking photos and selfies instead of watching the football .................this is where we are folks !
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Re: Why no full house?

Postby harveytravis » Tue Sep 12, 2017 6:13 pm

City64 wrote:Easy one , Monday night mayhem travel chaos and massive ques getting in followed by a shit 12.30 KO just about the two worst KO,s we could start with imho . Will be full house v Palace proper Saturday 3 pm KO . Also agree club needs to connect much better with chore fan base and first CL home game will be full of day trippers taking photos and selfies instead of watching the football .................this is where we are folks !


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Re: Why no full house?

Postby Wonderwall » Tue Sep 12, 2017 7:12 pm

mr_nool wrote:
Foreverinbluedreams wrote:
blues-clues wrote:If it's the same empty seats I don't know why they don't release them as season tickets - they'd be gone in a flash.



I thought the problem was that the empty seats are season tickets but the holders aren't turning up?


A lot of people don't get in until 10-15 minutes in. The ques are massive.


I am not talking about the empty seats I can see. I mean the actual OS tickets still had tickets for sale for both games. That's the part I find strange.
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Re: Why no full house?

Postby zuricity » Tue Sep 12, 2017 7:47 pm

carl_feedthegoat wrote:Something's not right , its not even expensive to see City play.....its pathetic to be honest.West ham get more than us........fuckign shite.
I think the club have done all they can do to make the games at Etihad a day out but the City support isn't what it used to be IMO.

The hard core still prefer to go to away games....so do I TBH..its more of a laugh.



When the club asks for 400 quid for Hospitality seats against Scousepool , it is no wonder they can't get the basics right for selling normal tickets .

They could offer them to schools.
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Re: Why no full house?

Postby Mase » Tue Sep 12, 2017 8:44 pm

They could start with show sec. fuckin them off will encourage people. They could sort out the attitude problem of the stewards.
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Re: Why no full house?

Postby Pretty Boy Lee » Tue Sep 12, 2017 8:57 pm

Not trying to shut down sites that allow people to offer their tickets to other blues at face value would help too. Lord knows the seat I sat in would have been empty had it not been for that service.
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Re: Why no full house?

Postby Moonchesteri » Wed Sep 13, 2017 8:20 am

Was there really an issue the ground looked pretty full to me!


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Re: Why no full house?

Postby Justified logic » Wed Sep 13, 2017 11:04 am

Because it was two pairs?
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Re: Why no full house?

Postby iwasthere2012 » Wed Sep 13, 2017 12:38 pm

Moonchesteri wrote:Was there really an issue the ground looked pretty full to me!


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As I said earlier, NBCSN reported it as a full house.
There were blue seats visible in spots, but it looked pretty full........except in the away end in the second half.
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Re: Why no full house?

Postby nottsblue » Wed Sep 13, 2017 12:58 pm

iwasthere2012 wrote:
Moonchesteri wrote:Was there really an issue the ground looked pretty full to me!


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As I said earlier, NBCSN reported it as a full house.
There were blue seats visible in spots, but it looked pretty full........except in the away end in the second half.

What? The bestest fans in the whole side world, renowned for their wit, humility, knowledge, sense of fair play, passion and supporting their side through thick and thin didn't stay until the end? Blow me down with a feather.

As a group of fans, you'd be hard pushed to find worse. Imagine the collective noun would be a "shameless of Dipper fans"
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Re: Why no full house?

Postby JamieMCFC » Wed Sep 13, 2017 1:02 pm

iwasthere2012 wrote:
Moonchesteri wrote:Was there really an issue the ground looked pretty full to me!


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As I said earlier, NBCSN reported it as a full house.
There were blue seats visible in spots, but it looked pretty full........except in the away end in the second half.


Attendance is always reported as tickets distributed not how many people are actually in the stadium.
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Re: Why no full house?

Postby Plain Speaking » Wed Sep 13, 2017 1:03 pm

A lot of secondary school kids play school sports on Saturday morning and can't get to the early Saturday fixtures. One of my son's had this and we had to find someone else to go late on. Some of his school teammates were in the same position.

Generally Saturday afternoon fixtures are a lot easier to attend.
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Re: Why no full house?

Postby Dubciteh » Thu Sep 14, 2017 8:15 am

Moonchesteri wrote:Was there really an issue the ground looked pretty full to me!


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The opposite end had rows and rows of free seats. Despite not been available to buy. If your not in your seat within 15 mins of ko you should be able to take people from down the back to those seats. Or if you have a season ticket and its not used for x games a season you lose your seat or something! Surely the club can make this better somehow!
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Re: Why no full house?

Postby iwasthere2012 » Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:10 am

Really didn't look like an issue on TV.

Now United against Basel on the other hand, that was embarrassing.
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Re: Why no full house?

Postby Mase » Thu Sep 14, 2017 12:10 pm

Dubciteh wrote:
Moonchesteri wrote:Was there really an issue the ground looked pretty full to me!


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The opposite end had rows and rows of free seats. Despite not been available to buy. If your not in your seat within 15 mins of ko you should be able to take people from down the back to those seats. Or if you have a season ticket and its not used for x games a season you lose your seat or something! Surely the club can make this better somehow!


How dare people pay for a ticket but then turn up bang on time for kick off. Bastards!!

Come on mate it's not the fuckin theatre.
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