Peterborough United - FA Respect Parade at Leicester v Posh
UK time is: 17:42:03
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

FA Respect Parade at Leicester v Posh

There will be a Grass Roots FA Respect Parade during half-time at the Leicester v Posh match.

The Leicester City v Peterborough United fixture has been delegated as an FA Respect Campaign fixture which will see a parade at half-time.

The parade will include over 1,000 childrewn from junior and youth football clubs who are affiliated to the Northamptonshire and Leicestershire FA`s.

Some Peterborough based teams will be included in the parade as they are affiliated to the Northamptonshire FA. One such Peterborough club taking part in the parade is Gunthorpe Harriers.

Each club taking part in the parade will be welcomed to the Stadium over the PA system and Club names will also be listed on the giant video screen.

The Respect campaign looks to improve on-pitch discipline and create more positive encouragement-based atmospheres at junior football matches and to increase the recruitment and retention of match official at all levels of the game.

And thanks to Leicester City's Grass Roots Ticket Scheme, which engages with junior and youth football teams throughout the Leicestershire, Rutland and now the Northamptonshire areas, the pre-match and half-time activities inside the stadium will be bigger and better than ever before.

Youngsters attending through the Grass Roots scheme will be involved in the pre-match build-up, with some escorting the players into the arena, others forming a guard of honour and others shaking the giant shirts in the centre of the King Power Stadium pitch.

They will also be involved in the half-time activity, with in excess of 1,000 youngsters joining the Grass Roots Parade in support of the FA's Respect campaign.

Leicester City's Chief Executive, Susan Whelan said: "Saturday's game and the activities around it will be a huge family event for our supporters, which should be reflected in the number of young people we have involved on the day.

"Uptake on our Grass Roots campaign is as high as it has ever been, which shows the fixture has really caught the imagination of young people in Leicestershire and I'm sure we can expect a great atmosphere."

Saturday's game against Peterborough looks set to host the biggest crowd of the season so far at King Power Stadium, with supporters coming together to celebrate the festive season in style.

It is important that supporters of all ages respect both home and visiting supporters and that they refrain from making any verbal or physical gestures!

Please give an especially big cheer to the Peterborough teams.

Join The Vital Debate

Join Vital Peterborough United!

With news and views, along with a forum, polls and article comments, everything you need in a fans site is right here!

Vital Posh is 100% interactive. Not only can you have your say on the articles and the forum but you can also suggest an article or a poll so you can air your views.

So why not join Vital Posh today?
It's easy to REGISTER HERE. Simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!.

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 Posh at .

Vital Peterborough is also on: facebook twitter

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

The Journalist

Writer: mwl1967 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday December 9 2011

Time: 5:00PM


Have Your Say

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

Recent Peterborough United Articles

Vital Posh MOTM v Barnsley Poll (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Stats: Peterborough United v Barnsley (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Posh Sign Addison On Short Term Deal (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Posh Evens To Beat Tykes (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Westley Speaks - Pre-Barnsley (Tuesday November 24 2015)

London Duo Interested In Posh Teenager (Sunday November 22 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
3. Burton 19 12 2 5 7 38
4. Walsall 19 10 6 3 14 36
5. Wigan 20 9 7 4 10 34
6. Peterborough 20 10 3 7 15 33
7. Millwall 19 9 4 6 4 31
8. Southend 20 8 7 5 3 31
9. Bradford 20 8 7 5 2 31

Peterborough United Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

League 1 - Rochdale 2-1 Port Vale
Port Vale : 29/11/2015 17:23:00
League 1 - Shrewsbury 2-2 Gillingham
Gillingham : 29/11/2015 17:18:01
League 1 - Burton 5-1 Colchester United
Burton : 29/11/2015 17:05:01
League 1 - Walsall 2-1 Bradford
Bradford : 29/11/2015 16:57:01
L1 - Shrewsbury 2-2 Gillingham
Shrewsbury : 29/11/2015 16:07:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

What round will Posh bow out of the FA Cup?
Suggested By:  
One 4%
Two 4%
Three 52%
Four 24%
Five 12%
Quarters 4%