Tottenham Hotspur Football Club have recently signed a contract with ticket touts StubHub to become the official resale partner of Matchday tickets. However, unlike the current Ticketmaster system – where tickets have to be resold at face value – the seller on StubHub can choose the price he wishes to sell the ticket at. There [...]
A while ago here at STAND, a Manchester City fan contributed an article regarding the ticket touting company ViaGoGo. You may notice the aberration of a company advertised clearly during ‘elite football’ matches. City signed a deal allowing the legal ticket tout to sell tickets with an excess of 30% on them. This morning the [...]
Natasha Bougourd from the excellent ‘Offside Rule’ podcast examines the disparity between the way fans of different genders and viewed and treated. This first appeared in Issue 2 of the ‘Good Feet For A Big Man’ fanzine. Purchase it here. It strikes me as pretty weird that, in this day and age, people find it [...]
Manchester United are in the bottom three of the Premier League with regards to fans’ transport needs according to research from the Campaign for Better Transport and the FSF. United are 18th place in the table with Old Trafford only served by low-capacity public transport and ‘travel planning that is almost a decade out of [...]
How many times have we been told “You shouldn’t mix Football and Politics’. “La Banda Izquierda” (The Left Wing) has been launched by a group of fans who believe that football is more than just watching a game of 22 blokes kicking a ball about. A sport that has seen all noble values tarnished over the [...]
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- Enjoy the Premier League Cardiff City
- Fans an afterthought in FA Cup final scheduling
- Quiet British Accent Exhibition
- What’s wrong with 3pm on Saturday?
- In Defence of Wigan Athletic
5/18/13 •#SayNoToStubHub at Spurs
5/15/13 •Life as a female football supporter
5/02/13 •Watching Football IS a crime
4/24/13 •How much does the FA’s England Fans scheme cost the fans?
4/21/13 •Enjoy the Premier League Cardiff City
4/16/13 •Fans an afterthought in FA Cup final scheduling
4/12/13 •What’s wrong with 3pm on Saturday?
4/10/13 •What’s wrong with “Saturday, 3pm”?
3/29/13 •The never changing face of football
3/28/13 •Football Fans Would Have More Civil Liberties In Prison
3/27/13 •A year supporting Barnsley, the worst team in the country
3/26/13 •Not so hot shots, part deux
3/25/13 •Being Against Modern Football isn’t just for Old Gits
3/20/13 •5 Reasons why you should pre-order STAND Issue 4 Now
2/26/13 •The West Yorkshire Police, Television and Huddersfield vs. Hull
2/26/13 •A to Zine – The STAND Fanzine Directory