Despite a difficult 2013-14 with fan protests, negative opinion polls and a tense summer over the manager’s position, the fans are staying loyal.
And with the 20,000 ‘best seats’ up for grabs in the lower tier of the Olympic Stadium it seems demand will remain as high as ever.
Despite threats of season ticket revolts at the end of the season the club are reporting that little has changed since this time last year.
Co-owner David Sullivan told ClaretandHugh: ” We are roughly level with last year, but its not a precise science. The key is where we are on the first day.”