The home fixtures against Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool and Man City have been rescheduled along with the away games against Watford and Hull City.
|Original kick-off||New kick-off||Broadcaster|
|Man Utd (H)||Sat 3 Dec, 3pm||Sun 4 Dec, 4pm||Sky Sports|
|Watford (A)||Sat 10 Dec, 3pm||Sat 10 Dec, 12:30pm||Sky Sports|
|Arsenal (H)||Wed 14 Dec, 7:45pm||Tue 13 Dec, 7:45pm||BT Sport|
|Liverpool (H)||Sat 17 Dec, 3pm||Mon 19 Dec, 8pm||Sky Sports|
|Hull City (A)||Sat 31 Dec, 3pm||Fri 30 Dec, 8pm||Sky Sports|
|Man City (H)||Sat 14 Jan, 3pm||Sun 15 Jan, 1:30pm||Sky Sports|
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1 Posted 14/10/2016 at 16:00:56
2 Posted 14/10/2016 at 16:13:53
A mate of mine has terrible trouble getting to and from Goodison for evening and Sunday matches due to his location and the lack of public transport late in the evening and on Sundays. He'll probably end up watching on telly whilst his ticket is plonked on StubHub.
It must be a nightmare for those who are working and have to arrange shift swaps or take holidays just to attend a football match. It seems to be getting worse each season, all the big games are live on TV, so what exactly do we as fans get for purchasing season tickets? Aside from a reasonable discount on game-by-game admission...
3 Posted 14/10/2016 at 16:30:23
The txts are flying amongst our mob that go to games and with SIX CHANGES then time off work. Travel arrangements and hosts of other things to take into account being Christmas and New Year time we are all unsure of who can do what.
If live TV means fans come last then how long before we all say "Stuff it!" and tell Sky and BT to get cardboard cut-outs and crowd noise sound effects?
New ground?? Be great if we could make games.
5 Posted 14/10/2016 at 16:42:40
They need to stop this nonsensical embargo on Saturday 3pm live games.
6 Posted 14/10/2016 at 17:31:54
7 Posted 14/10/2016 at 17:41:04
I don't know how you sleep nights.
8 Posted 14/10/2016 at 19:37:51
Really early days I know but I am busting to take my 3 boys to Goodison (one of whom has never been) for an evening kick-off. We live in Kent now so not easy and expensive but worth it just for once. A 2-day round trip etc.
If anyone can't make this and has ticket access, I would be keen to hear. (Bullens Road ideally.) Cheers!
9 Posted 14/10/2016 at 19:45:19
10 Posted 14/10/2016 at 21:03:34
11 Posted 15/10/2016 at 01:27:11
Now, we are on a lot late this year/early next year and people are fucking whinging about that.
13 Posted 15/10/2016 at 07:55:07
14 Posted 15/10/2016 at 09:29:44
15 Posted 15/10/2016 at 10:32:31
16 Posted 15/10/2016 at 10:58:33
17 Posted 15/10/2016 at 12:05:03
According to the Evertonresults.com site the kick-off for that game was 6pm and I think it was Easter Monday? Prior to that we have beaten the other lot twice in 1994 (Rideout and Ferguson) and in 1992 (Johnston and Beardsley) in Monday night matches.
18 Posted 15/10/2016 at 12:06:10
19 Posted 15/10/2016 at 12:20:49
We have had some very poor keepers and Gerard is near the top of the list.
20 Posted 15/10/2016 at 20:30:27
21 Posted 16/10/2016 at 09:33:14
The £5 billion + deal this season merely contributes to the self-serving greed of a certain number of clubs, particularly in the form of ever-increasing salaries for average players, with the TV companies treating fans as morons who can be exploited as will.
Why do we accept this so passively? Are the TV companies right?
22 Posted 16/10/2016 at 12:49:40
I'm a season ticket holder too and a few games rescheduled certainly isn't a 'pain in the arse' for me.
23 Posted 16/10/2016 at 20:46:43
24 Posted 16/10/2016 at 22:57:57
I live in Liverpool myself and have an 8-5pm job so the derby on a Monday night certainly isn't a problem for me.
Goodison under floodlights or the early kick-off on a Saturday (which it's been many times). What do you think would be the better atmosphere?
25 Posted 17/10/2016 at 12:09:30
Regarding myself, I was being a bit selfish because this game is close to Christmas and the Monday is when me and my mates have our Christmas night out, but in general, Sky TV pay the money so can call the tune, but it doesn't help the match-going fans a great deal. My moan is with the clubs: they are raking in the money and reaping the benefit; we the fans are gaining nothing from this situation.
26 Posted 17/10/2016 at 18:54:53
27 Posted 22/10/2016 at 21:42:22