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VoicePaid-for tickets brought a larger attendance to the Etihad than free ones did to Stamford Bridge but there is no right or wrong
Big-stadium experiments give Women’s Super League a chance to learn | Suzanne Wrack
The paid-for versus free ticket debate was put to the test in the Women’s Super League last weekend. On Saturday Manchester City charged £7 for adults’ tickets to the first Manchester derby of the WSL era – albeit with the first three kids’ tickets free – whereas Chelsea gave away all the tickets for their game against Tottenham on Sunday. There is no right or wrong way here; there are positives and negatives to both approaches and valuable lessons to be learned.

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