Non-League Rimington Given Ticket Allocation Of 19,000 For Cup Final At Elland Road, Entire Village Only Has Population Of 400!

Chris Wright

27th, April 2013


By Chris Wright


Non-league side Rimington FC have been bestowed with a humongous ticket allocation of 19,000 for their upcoming West Riding County FA Challenge Cup Final against Bay Athletic at Elland Road ground, despite the tiny village in Lancashire only having a population of around 400 people.

The final is usually played at a much smaller 500-seater ground just outside Leeds, but West Riding County FA were keen to hype the game and booked Leeds United’s monster 39,000-capacity stadium as the setting for

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