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truthbomber wrote: Thu Apr 21, 2022 6:03 pm
Fred wrote: Thu Apr 21, 2022 1:03 pm
leeroy*NRL* wrote: Thu Apr 21, 2022 9:45 am freddy the Gabba was 9.5k short of a sell out.. deal with it..

the AFL can tell you all you want.. you do not have to believe them
I think it showed that for AFL it is 36 or 37 thousand capacity so that figure is wrong of 9.5k. There is also a difference between capacity and sell-out. Not sure how clear I can be but I'll leave it at that as history tells me any further conversation is pointless - I can only explain/explore so much and accept what may be easy for me to understand may not be for others. Which is fine - it is the way of the world I guess. I only have myself to blame I guess. I will leave you all to it on this one - look forward to reading the replies.
you have yourself to blame for getting all wanky & excited when proclaiming to all I'm
going to the " sold out " gabba to watch the fumbling & missing which ended up being a so what moment when there were literally thousands of empty seats because the vicderpian game just aint that popular in QLD

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Last home games in Brisbane
Lions
14/04/2022 Thursday. 32,312

Broncos
08/04/2022 Friday 23,508

Yep, AFL just ain’t that popular in Qld, lions are just more popular that the Broncos in Brisbane, and on a normally low crowd drawing night against a normally high crowd drawing night.

Shape of things to come.


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Quolls2019 wrote: Fri Apr 22, 2022 6:38 am
truthbomber wrote: Thu Apr 21, 2022 6:03 pm
Fred wrote: Thu Apr 21, 2022 1:03 pm

I think it showed that for AFL it is 36 or 37 thousand capacity so that figure is wrong of 9.5k. There is also a difference between capacity and sell-out. Not sure how clear I can be but I'll leave it at that as history tells me any further conversation is pointless - I can only explain/explore so much and accept what may be easy for me to understand may not be for others. Which is fine - it is the way of the world I guess. I only have myself to blame I guess. I will leave you all to it on this one - look forward to reading the replies.
you have yourself to blame for getting all wanky & excited when proclaiming to all I'm
going to the " sold out " gabba to watch the fumbling & missing which ended up being a so what moment when there were literally thousands of empty seats because the vicderpian game just aint that popular in QLD

upper cuts
rain them on your chin :cool:
Last home games in Brisbane
Lions
14/04/2022 Thursday. 32,312

Broncos
08/04/2022 Friday 23,508

Yep, AFL just ain’t that popular in Qld, lions are just more popular that the Broncos in Brisbane, and on a normally low crowd drawing night against a normally high crowd drawing night.

Shape of things to come.
:lol: :lol: :lol: :rofl: :rofl: :rofl: :(/ :(/

the Broncos couldn't beat an egg atm & haven't been able to for the last 3 years , whilst the paddle pop wions have been a top 4 fumbling & missing team for that same period yet are still 3 times less popular then the pathetic broncos in QLD ( all eyes factored in )
also the patheic 2022 Broncos have already drawn a crowd (38000) the wions won't match in 2022 & have never matched ... in the last 35 years despite playing in a venue big enough to house a crowd that size for 30 of those years

only ex pat sthn mongs or their unco off spring follow or play derps & dropsies in QLD
this, is a fact
end of fumblers , end of :cool:


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truthbomber wrote: Fri Apr 22, 2022 7:10 am
Quolls2019 wrote: Fri Apr 22, 2022 6:38 am
truthbomber wrote: Thu Apr 21, 2022 6:03 pm

you have yourself to blame for getting all wanky & excited when proclaiming to all I'm
going to the " sold out " gabba to watch the fumbling & missing which ended up being a so what moment when there were literally thousands of empty seats because the vicderpian game just aint that popular in QLD

upper cuts
rain them on your chin :cool:
Last home games in Brisbane
Lions
14/04/2022 Thursday. 32,312

Broncos
08/04/2022 Friday 23,508

Yep, AFL just ain’t that popular in Qld, lions are just more popular that the Broncos in Brisbane, and on a normally low crowd drawing night against a normally high crowd drawing night.

Shape of things to come.
:lol: :lol: :lol: :rofl: :rofl: :rofl: :(/ :(/


only ex pat sthn mongs or their unco off spring follow or play derps & dropsies in QLD
this, is a fact
end of fumblers , end of :cool:
That is not a fact..only your biased opinion…which is the same as most of the “facts” you post.
And one game does not a season make……no more derbies


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Fred wrote: Thu Apr 21, 2022 1:03 pm
leeroy*NRL* wrote: Thu Apr 21, 2022 9:45 am freddy the Gabba was 9.5k short of a sell out.. deal with it..

the AFL can tell you all you want.. you do not have to believe them
I think it showed that for AFL it is 36 or 37 thousand capacity so that figure is wrong of 9.5k. There is also a difference between capacity and sell-out. Not sure how clear I can be but I'll leave it at that as history tells me any further conversation is pointless - I can only explain/explore so much and accept what may be easy for me to understand may not be for others. Which is fine - it is the way of the world I guess. I only have myself to blame I guess. I will leave you all to it on this one - look forward to reading the replies.
The highest cricket crowd is 39,874 for a one day international between Australia and South Africa in 2006, while the highest AFL crowd is 37,478 for a 2019 Finals game between the Brisbane Lions and Richmond. While the stadium's capacity is officially 41,974, it has been reduced due to a temporary deck area behind the goals - for AFL games the current capacity is approximately 36,000

36,000 seating plus standing room.


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How many games a year do people here attend?


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Footyfan88 wrote: Wed May 04, 2022 5:56 pm How many games a year do people here attend?
Before covid and unemployment, 3 or 4. Since 2019…..none….not by intention, by circumstance.


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I get to most Sun's games and will go to see Collingwood when they are in town. Was a bonanza when they were playing every second week in Brisbane.


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Footyfan88 wrote: Wed May 04, 2022 5:56 pm How many games a year do people here attend?
different every year cannot put a number on it..
i do however seem to go to games more than often not involving my team.
as i reside in QLD


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