What is the worst matchday value you have experienced at a football ground?
Manchester City fans sent back their £62 tickets to the Emirates, but what are the worst prices you have seen in football?
Manchester City have returned almost a third of their allocation for Sunday's Premier League match at Arsenal, after supporters refused to pay the £62 ticket price.
City were given 3,000 tickets but 912 were sent back. The match at the Emirates, which will be shown on live on Sky Sports, is classed as Category A and therefore carries the highest ticket cost for Arsenal's Premier League games.
The problem for City fans is not just the cost of tickets, but the extra expenses that go along with attending the game. Nothing comes cheap at a football ground. As the BBC Price of Football survey 2012 showed, Manchester City and Manchester United charge £2.50 for a cup of tea; a programme at Leeds costs £4; and Kidderminster charge £4 for a pie.
Kevin Parker, the secretary of the Manchester City Supporters Club, said: "Football clubs are out of touch with reality. If City supporters are travelling on a supporters' club coach it will cost £30 per person. That's £92 before they have even done anything. Add in a programme, food, drink and you are looking at £125-£130 per person. Some people cannot afford the price, especially as it is just after Christmas, and there are some who just refuse to pay £62."
Arsenal have the most expensive adult matchday ticket (£126) and season ticket (£1,955) in England's top flight, but what is the worst value you have experienced at a football club – for tickets, programmes, food and drink?
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