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Newcastle Boxing Day Clash Moved For Sky

Newcastle Boxing Day Clash Moved For Sky

Wednesday's home clash with Newcastle United on Boxing Day has been moved for Sky TV coverage.

The clash will now kick-off at 12.45pm on the same day, instead of the 3pm kick-off, with Sky favouring the clash for live TV coverage.

Not the ideal move given the time of year, but Wednesday will no doubt profit from some extra income from Sky, and money talks in this day and age.



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Writer:Nick
Date:Friday October 2 2009
Time: 12:54PM

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this is seriousley gonna effect the attendance
Barton6435
02/10/2009 13:38:00
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Entirely typical, this is the Newcastle United Championship (trade mark by Sky) after all.
Auckland Owl
02/10/2009 20:19:00
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I suspect that the attendance will not be the bumper holiday crowd that was hoped for.
robc
03/10/2009 11:33:00
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Why not? its only an 2 and 1/4 hour earlier.
owlswfc
03/10/2009 16:01:00
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Of course it's going to be a full ground. Newcastle will sell their 6k allocation and i still expect 30k plus for the game. We always get a bumper crowd on Boxing Day and because this is agianst the Toon, it's going to be bigger than usual!
will it ever happen
05/10/2009 09:37:00
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Don't start talking about the attendance being affected, you'll upset Strafford!
sussexowl
05/10/2009 15:33:00
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