View Single Post
Old May 26 2011, 05:45 AM   #3605
Quo Vadimus
Vice Admiral
Quo Vadimus's Avatar
Location: Huntsville, AL, USA
Re: (UEFA) Football Thread - Football not Soccer

Good Lord, that's expensive! And they just got into the PL, yes?

Over here, College Football (of the American variety) has got fleecing the fans down to an art. To get the privilege of getting on the waiting list for season tickets, you must make a donation to the University (the bigger, the better). After ten years or so, you then pay a seat reservation fee and, on top of that, you pay face-value for 8-9 home game tickets ($54 per game now, probably $70 by the time you reach the top of the list). My dad has season tickets in a 102,000 seat stadium, and I just don't have the stomach to ask him how much he pays for those tickets!

Sorry for the diversion, back to your regularly scheduled football discussion.
Dwight Schrute: When I was in the 6th grade I was a finalist in our school spelling bee. It was me against Raj Patel. I misspelled, in front of the entire school, the word "failure".

Last edited by Quo Vadimus; May 26 2011 at 05:50 AM. Reason: Clarity
Quo Vadimus is offline   Reply With Quote