Happy New Year One and All.
We are kicking off 2019 with a bumper version of our weekly attendance report.
First up is w/c 17th Dec – 23rd Dec. We had a total attendance figure of 286,884 with a few of our bigger clubs hosting home games, including Celtic, Cardiff and Wolves.
Next up – the big one! The Christmas fixtures are in. We all know the period between Christmas and New Year is the busiest time in Football. This year we saw a whopping 589,299 fans visit our clubs with many of our clubs having two home fixtures between Christmas and New Year and Fans turning out in their thousands.
The highest attendances between Christmas and New Year were:
Sunderland – 79,327 (record breaking Boxing Day attendance for a league one team!)
Southampton – 63,035
Sheffield United – 56,358
Norwich City – 53,799
West Brom – 52,103