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« Reply #15 on: Friday, November 17, 2017, 12:57:08 »

Where are you getting that from?

Hmm, 1K I could believe but ...

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-3456453/Mind-gap-Premier-League-wages-soar-average-salaries-2014-15-season-1-7million-rest-creep-along.html
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« Reply #16 on: Friday, November 17, 2017, 13:42:41 »

Where are you getting that from?
On the price of football calculator on the BBC website I chose STFC & the s/t holder option. The result was that I 'could' spend £911 watching Town this season. It then said underneath that it would take 2 fans spending like 'me' to cover the average wage of a L2 footballer. So I assumed from that that the average wage was £911 x 2. Or am I missing something?
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« Reply #17 on: Friday, November 17, 2017, 14:37:58 »

Someone should ask Vic Morgan how much he spends
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« Reply #18 on: Friday, November 17, 2017, 14:40:02 »

Someone should ask Vic Morgan how much he spends
Or even worse Rob Hartley, on his 12 millionth(ish) consecutive Swindon match.
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« Reply #19 on: Friday, November 17, 2017, 15:02:08 »

On the price of football calculator on the BBC website I chose STFC & the s/t holder option. The result was that I 'could' spend £911 watching Town this season. It then said underneath that it would take 2 fans spending like 'me' to cover the average wage of a L2 footballer. So I assumed from that that the average wage was £911 x 2. Or am I missing something?
Not doubting your calculations but I'll call wild guessing on the BBC's attempt to illustrate the spend in terms of players' wages.
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« Reply #20 on: Friday, November 17, 2017, 15:23:56 »

Not doubting your calculations but I'll call wild guessing on the BBC's attempt to illustrate the spend in terms of players' wages.
Totally agree with you. Seems way too high for my liking.
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« Reply #21 on: Friday, November 17, 2017, 17:14:00 »

For me travel to the games is more expensive than the tickets.

On the other hand I donít understand why they include food & drink prices
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« Reply #22 on: Friday, November 17, 2017, 17:27:31 »

Tomorrow is probably a £100+ game. Ridiculous amount really.
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« Reply #23 on: Monday, November 20, 2017, 15:01:45 »

For me travel to the games is more expensive than the tickets.

On the other hand I donít understand why they include food & drink prices

I've always had an unpopular opinion about this. Eat before you go to the game.
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« Reply #24 on: Monday, November 20, 2017, 16:24:08 »

I've always had an unpopular opinion about this. Eat before you go to the game.

Couldn't agree more. I make sure I have a decent feed before going to football as the food is invariably terrible and the queues ludicrous.
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« Reply #25 on: Monday, November 20, 2017, 16:53:49 »

I've always had an unpopular opinion about this. Eat before you go to the game.

Just another example of how our society has become split, in this case those who can go to football without eating a pie and those that can't. Presumably when the UK departs the ECJ and ECHR, an Englishman's inalienable right to a pie will be enshrined in law...
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« Reply #26 on: Monday, November 20, 2017, 19:32:12 »


Think this may show the BBC figures to be overinflated

It would be interesting to compare earnings in general during this period inc FTSE 100 chief execs and Premiership players vis a vis footballers/employees at large.  There could be a link in disproportionate remuneration growth at the very top....
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« Reply #27 on: Monday, November 20, 2017, 22:56:20 »

Just another example of how our society has become split, in this case those who can go to football without eating a pie and those that can't. Presumably when the UK departs the ECJ and ECHR, an Englishman's inalienable right to a pie will be enshrined in law...
unless you're visiting FGR.
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« Reply #28 on: Monday, November 20, 2017, 23:51:50 »

Veggie pies exist. Cheese and onion is great.

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« Reply #29 on: Tuesday, November 21, 2017, 10:53:36 »

Veggie pies exist. Cheese and onion is great.

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