UK time is: 17:29:35
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

RUFC on track with season tickets

Rotherham United are on target to equal last season's sale of season tickets, according to The Advertiser.

Last year, the club sold 1,800 season tickets and, with two months still to go, have already sold over 1,500.

Undecided fans are being told not to let the ongoing legal wrangle with the Booth family put them off buying tickets - and are being told not to presuppose that it could spell the end of the club.

Manager, Mark Robins, said the supporters shouldn't be worried about their investment, although he acknowledged that he realised 'the supporters had had their hands burned before.'

'There is a lot of scepticism and misunderstanding about the court case with the Booths,' Robins said, 'If we were to lose the case it would just mean we would go back to being sitting tenants. We will survive and it won't mean there would be no football club.

'We are delighted with the response and would like to thank everyone who has bought season tickets so far, but we need more to do so to give us a stonger chance in League Two next season.

'With clubs competing for the same players the extra funds from season ticket sales can give us the little bit of an edge - an extra boost. With the proper backing, we can go far.'

Rotherham's income from the Football League has dropped, with relegation, to 250,000 (a loss of 100,000), although there is a parachute payment of 50,000. But season ticket income remains vital.

The club want to remind people that there are still discounts on season tickets until 30 June.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Herringthorpe  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday June 15 2007

Time: 8:18AM

Your Comments

After the season ticket prices came out many people were saying they weren't getting them - so, have you all changed your minds or have we lots of new season ticket holders?
herringthorpe
looks like a few people have had a change of heart
Mexbro miller
I thought exactly the same Caz, re the ones opting out.
rybel_b
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Big Guy Back With Millers (Monday July 28 2014)

RUFC - Q & A With A Royal! (Monday July 28 2014)

RUFC - Injury Update (Saturday July 26 2014)

RUFC - Raynor Post Tamworth (Saturday July 26 2014)

Millers Lose Friendly (Saturday July 26 2014)

Nine Goals For Millers (Saturday July 26 2014)

RUFC - Watford Tickets On Sale (Saturday July 26 2014)

Archived Rotherham United Articles

List All Vital Rotherham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. rybel_b 1158
2. herringthorpe 860
3. sixpence 297
4. miller4life 168
5. mos60 145
6. MILLER NEZ 35
7. mvmiller 21
8. Millie Miller 16
9. nogginthenog 10
10. zipadeedoodah 6

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Millwall 0 0 0 0 0 0
18. Norwich 0 0 0 0 0 0
19. Reading 0 0 0 0 0 0
20. Rotherham 0 0 0 0 0 0
21. Sheff Wed 0 0 0 0 0 0
22. Watford 0 0 0 0 0 0
23. Wigan 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

Latics Linked With Bid For Brentfords Adam Forshaw
Wigan : 28/07/2014 16:59:00
RUFC - Big Guy Back With Millers
Rotherham : 28/07/2014 16:42:00
Addison joins Scunthorpe
Bournemouth : 28/07/2014 15:55:00
Grabban Fit For Nice Test
Norwich : 28/07/2014 15:36:00
Newcomer tipped for success
Middlesbrough : 28/07/2014 14:43:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

With Gerrard announcing his international retirement who should take over the skippers armband
Suggested By:  
Wayne Rooney 25%
Gary Cahill 25%
Joe Hart 25%
Other 25%