Peterborough United - Posh - In the TV Money!
UK time is: 23:47:17
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Posh - In the TV Money!

One of the bug-bears of the lower league clubs is that the vast sum of money poured into the game by the television companies isn`t evenly split.

The lion`s share has always, and I suppose always will, go to the big clubs.

Well, now we`ve moved up the league ladder courtesy of our promotion from League One, it looks as if Posh will benefit more from the television money.

The local newspaper is quoting a figure that, compared to this season is simply mind-boggling.

It`s being claimed that Posh, next season will receive 2.38 million from the television companies and that will be boosted by 100,000 for every game they appear live in.

Now if you compare that with this season whereby we, apparently, received 400,000 with a 30,000 bonus for every live appearance, it truly does appear we`ve hit the jackpot.

But, I have to say, it doesn`t make me feel any better for those languishing from whence we`ve come!

Join Vital Peterborough

It's easy to register , simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!)

Message Board To visit the message board, click here. Get involved This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Peterborough.

Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

For the very latest League One odds

For massive weekly jackpots - Play the Football Pools Online

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: PoshPete Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday April 28 2009

Time: 5:07PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
That's some increase isn't it!
Report Abuse
29/04/2009 19:47:00

That's some increase isn't it!
Report Abuse
29/04/2009 19:47:00


Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Peterborough United Articles

Foxes To Snare Henry? (Tuesday October 6 2015)

Vital Posh MOTM v Millwall Poll (Tuesday October 6 2015)

Vital Posh MOTM v Bury Poll (Wednesday September 30 2015)

Rate The Ref - Posh v Bury - Steve Martin (Wednesday September 30 2015)

Stats: Peterborough United v Bury (Tuesday September 29 2015)

Posh Slight Favourites To Beat Bury (Tuesday September 29 2015)

Archived Peterborough United Articles

List All Vital Posh Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Wigan 11 4 4 3 1 16
10. Colchester 11 4 4 3 -1 16
11. Southend 11 4 3 4 0 15
12. Peterborough 11 4 2 5 2 14
13. Barnsley 10 4 2 4 0 14
14. Chesterfield 11 4 2 5 -1 14
15. Millwall 11 4 2 5 -4 14

Peterborough United Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Crewe exit Trophy
Crewe : 06/10/2015 22:59:00
Crewe : 06/10/2015 22:33:01
Gillingham : 06/10/2015 22:04:01
Donervon Daniels Voted Man Of The Match v Walsall
Wigan : 06/10/2015 22:03:00
Millwall : 06/10/2015 21:56:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Can Westley Gain Promotion For Posh?
Suggested By:  
Yes, but not this season 20%
Yes 48%
No 12%
Definitely not. Will be sacked by the end of the s 20%