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Re: Warrington attendance
Post Fri Sep 20, 2019 9:52 pm
Posted by Grimmy on Fri Sep 20, 2019 9:52 pm
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Jukesays wrote:
And take less money than they're getting now
And set the expectation that attending a match is only £10

You've made a fundamental error trying to reason with him :IDEA: :READING:
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Re: Warrington attendance
Post Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:02 pm
Posted by Jukesays on Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:02 pm
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Grimmy wrote:
You've made a fundamental error trying to reason with him :IDEA: :READING:


2113 from Salford tonight in the away end.

Just over 7k Wigan fans
Decent effort
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Re: Warrington attendance
Post Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:05 pm
Posted by MadDogg on Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:05 pm
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What about giving season ticket holders a voucher that gives them free entry to one playoff game? Tough for fans to pay out for match tickets 3/4 weeks consecutively.
Re: Warrington attendance
Post Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:08 pm
Posted by Jukesays on Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:08 pm
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Jukesays wrote:
2113 from Salford tonight in the away end.

Just over 7k Wigan fans
Decent effort



If on average each adult paid £10 less and each child £5 less then we would possibly have brought in around 80/90k less

We would need to have had nearly 18/19,000 on at those prices just to be level with what we got tonight!

Yeah, great idea! :IDEA:
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Post Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:11 pm
Posted by newgroundb4wakey on Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:11 pm
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TF and the wire wrote:
Firstly, I was one of the 5k last night. Thursday nights are horrible for attendances, no kids due to school the next day, match on Sky etc, and games where season ticket holders have to pay for are usually poorly attended. This is the first year where we have had to pay for play off games.
But the main factor I feel is general apathy with the game, not just at our place where the rugby has been very poor for the last half of the season, but across the league. Just watching the televised games isn't as entertaining as it used to be.
Out of interest, what are they charging at your place for the game tonight. Last night, Wire were giving £5 off for season ticket holders. So for us in the south stand it was £17 for adults, £11 concessions. But non-season tickets holders aren't going to pay £22 for that. Seating prices will be even higher.

Horrible is correct mate, Cas sold 751 tickets which is magnificent the way we have been treated
We have had 3 home games switched to thursday nights this season and 6 away games. Its ridiculous to expect fans to keep coming over the pennines for these games.
Re: Warrington attendance
Post Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:12 pm
Posted by Jukesays on Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:12 pm
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MadDogg wrote:
What about giving season ticket holders a voucher that gives them free entry to one playoff game? Tough for fans to pay out for match tickets 3/4 weeks consecutively.


So we would be around 200k down on receipts tonight.
Hows that going to work?
How does that make things better?
Hiw does that incentivise people to spend money on tickets further down the line when you've basically give them something for free and then ask them to pay £20/25 week after or 2 weeks later.

Here's a novel idea, let's get more people in paying the same amount of money.
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Post Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:34 pm
Posted by Father Ted on Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:34 pm
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I thought there were more than 9k on tonight. It looked like Salford had brought 2k.
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Post Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:38 pm
Posted by Jukesays on Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:38 pm
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Father Ted wrote:
I thought there were more than 9k on tonight. It looked like Salford had brought 2k.


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Re: Warrington attendance
Post Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:41 pm
Posted by Wigg'n on Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:41 pm
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Yes this always happens at play-off time. Clubs don't report the actual ticket sales as some of the cash goes to the RFL/SL. Another broken system. I reckon at least 10,500 there tonight.
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Post Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:42 pm
Posted by sergeant pepper on Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:42 pm
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Jukesays wrote:
MadDogg wrote:
What about giving season ticket holders a voucher that gives them free entry to one playoff game? Tough for fans to pay out for match tickets 3/4 weeks consecutively.


So we would be around 200k down on receipts tonight.
Hows that going to work?
How does that make things better?
Hiw does that incentivise people to spend money on tickets further down the line when you've basically give them something for free and then ask them to pay £20/25 week after or 2 weeks later.

Here's a novel idea, let's get more people in paying the same amount of money.


Completely get your point, but at the same time - how about running tonight as a lost lead? It was a poor standard, but a good game.

It's not hard to imagine that in two weeks we might see a repeat of the match. If, and it's a big if, there's any neutrals left out there then tonight might have lured them in and we could have milked it in 2 weeks.
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