Season Ticket Better Value Than TV Subscription

The respected industry publication FC Business has been investigating the cost of watching football and has calculated that a subscription to both Sky Sports and BT Sport costs more than a season ticket at 19 of the Premier League’s 20 football clubs in the season 2016/7.


Therefore football fans could get better value for money next season by going to the games of their favourite team, however without stadium expansion at the King Power Stadium, this is currently unachievable except for the Gold Members from last season who are drawn out of the ballot for season tickets that have become available recently after the deadline for renewal had passed.

Previous research found that almost a quarter (24%) of people who pay for sports channels admit to watching just one hour or less of sports content a week.

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