City fans return tickets in protest

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Manchester City have returned just over 900 tickets for their upcoming trip to Arsenal, as City fans protest against high prices.

The game was classed as a ‘Category A’ game by Arsenal, meaning tickets were priced at £62, a price that many City fans decided was a step too far and refused to pay.

Rumours circulated on Tuesday of around 2,000 tickets being returned as part of the protest, but according to The Daily Telegraph the acutal figure was 912.

Protests against ticket prices have increased in recent times as the amount of money asked for by clubs goes up and up. A ticket for the same game in 2009 cost £32.50, when City were of course not yet Premier League champions and thus theoretically less of a ‘draw’.

Kevin Parker, the general secretary of the Manchester City Supporters Club, told The Guardian: “It’s the most expensive…

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