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Author Topic: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home  (Read 40333 times)

Offline BlackCountryVilla

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #465 on: December 14, 2019, 02:31:19 PM »
I wasn't expecting to be overcharged. People who didn't want / couldn't be bothered to go now have a better deal than me.

I have paid £33 for a £20 ticket. I have been overcharged and should get my money back.
I am getting a voucher for drinks / food I don't want.

Those drinks are not free!

Offline PeterWithesShin

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #466 on: December 14, 2019, 02:34:11 PM »
I wasn't expecting to be overcharged. People who didn't want / couldn't be bothered to go now have a better deal than me.

I have paid £33 for a £20 ticket. I have been overcharged and should get my money back.
I am getting a voucher for drinks / food I don't want.

Those drinks are not free!

So you weren't expecting to pay the price you did when you ordered your ticket?

Offline Goldie.7

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #467 on: December 14, 2019, 02:41:41 PM »
I wasn't expecting to be overcharged. People who didn't want / couldn't be bothered to go now have a better deal than me.

I have paid £33 for a £20 ticket. I have been overcharged and should get my money back.
I am getting a voucher for drinks / food I don't want.

Those drinks are not free!

Good things come to those who wait. ;)

Too soon?

Offline Pete3206

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #468 on: December 14, 2019, 02:58:51 PM »
The issue is that fans that were put off by the higher price and now being offered a lower price to attend, while those who have already stumped up in full are being fobbed off with a voucher, which is not the cash equivalent of a refund as the chances are that it will not be spent to the exact cash value. The fare on offer by way of catering is average at best and a lot of fans don't even use the facility.

It's not the end of the world by any means, but a refund to bank accounts or, even to the season cards shouldn't have been too much of a stretch for the club.

Offline BlackCountryVilla

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #469 on: December 14, 2019, 05:01:14 PM »
I wasn't expecting to be overcharged. People who didn't want / couldn't be bothered to go now have a better deal than me.

I have paid £33 for a £20 ticket. I have been overcharged and should get my money back.
I am getting a voucher for drinks / food I don't want.

Those drinks are not free!

So you weren't expecting to pay the price you did when you ordered your ticket?

Now back to this. I expect to pay the same price as any other season ticket holder. If anything I should get a better deal for buying early / reserving my seat.
This hasn't happened and I feel cheated. Not a massive deal but the facts are that I have been overcharged and not refunded correctly.
Out of interest - Did you buy a ticket early and pay the full price?

Offline BlackCountryVilla

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #470 on: December 14, 2019, 05:02:13 PM »
The issue is that fans that were put off by the higher price and now being offered a lower price to attend, while those who have already stumped up in full are being fobbed off with a voucher, which is not the cash equivalent of a refund as the chances are that it will not be spent to the exact cash value. The fare on offer by way of catering is average at best and a lot of fans don't even use the facility.

It's not the end of the world by any means, but a refund to bank accounts or, even to the season cards shouldn't have been too much of a stretch for the club.

Exactly.

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #471 on: December 14, 2019, 05:04:08 PM »
For all those wanting to put a scratch team out it's really important we win this now and by a few goals just to give everyone a lift ahead of Southampton-Norwich-Watford which is going to be a defining point of the season.

Losing to Liverpool kids will just ramp the pressure up even more, we don't want that obviously.

Offline QuintonVilla

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #472 on: December 14, 2019, 06:17:50 PM »
We're going to lose this against a bunch of kids aren't we?

Offline SoccerHQ

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #473 on: December 14, 2019, 06:38:08 PM »
We're going to lose this against a bunch of kids aren't we?

Think it will be similar game to Wolves.

Offline ChicagoLion

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #474 on: December 14, 2019, 07:46:07 PM »
Smith has to use this game to get some confidence but also to prepare for Saturday which is much more important.
He could rest the key players for fear of injury and to play down itís relevance, or pick his strongest team for a confidence building win.
I think he will play 4 3 3 with Wesley up front for a change.

Offline levico

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #475 on: December 15, 2019, 10:58:12 AM »
All my enthusiasm for this game has been drained by our lamentable league form.

Maybe something extraordinary will happen on the night.

Offline Bobby Boy

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #476 on: December 15, 2019, 11:21:53 AM »
All my enthusiasm for this game has been drained by our lamentable league form.

Maybe something extraordinary will happen on the night.

We have more to lose than to gain here. Even an 8-0 win will be explained away by the callow nature of the opposition. Let's just get through and forget about it.

I'm actually looking forward to it as respite from the emotional hailstorm that is the league right now.

A semi-final would be something to feel good about too.

Offline Axl Rose

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #477 on: December 15, 2019, 11:23:59 AM »
Let's just smash Liverpool.

Offline Risso

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #478 on: December 15, 2019, 11:24:55 AM »
I think the atmosphere on Tuesday will be flatter than a glass of week old lemonade. 

Offline BoVillan esq

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Re: League Cup Quarter-Final - Liverpool at home
« Reply #479 on: December 15, 2019, 12:06:24 PM »
I think the atmosphere on Tuesday will be flatter than a glass of week old lemonade.

You obviously don't buy lemonade from Aldi......wowser!!!

 


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