Originally Posted by Teed
Standing only plays a tiny part in the atmosphere man, people have to remember that back in the 50\60\70's the crowd would have been 99.9% male, very few women went to the match, adding to that, the blokes would have been big burly pit men and shipyard workers.
Now If I'm not mistaken? there's loads of women in the ground, and the younger blokes that get in are likely to be squeaky voiced Gel boys and office workers and they go on like fanny's anyway, so that only leaves us old butch types to really stir it up!!
and we're getting fewer as the years pass.
True - but at least you'd all be able to stand together and create a better atmosphere than being spread all over the ground in your 'allocated' seat. Even the squeaky voiced gel boys would create some kind of noise !!
By the way - when you say you're "butch" - do you mean: