The start of the new Elite league season is just around the corner for the Sheffield Steelers.
Exhibition games take place at ICE Sheffield on the 17thand 18thAugust against HK Poprad before the Steelers head home to the Fly DSA (Sheffield) Arena for an exhibition game with MAC Budapest on Saturday 24th.
Tickets have been on sale all summer for these games and with the ICE Sheffield fixtures being priced at just £10 a ticket and the Arena match at £5 you can imagine that sales have been brisk.
The serious action commences on Saturday 31stAugust with a Challenge Cup home game at the ARENA against the old enemy, the Nottingham Panthers.
Tickets for this and the other cup and league fixtures up to and including the 6thOctober go on sale to the general public for the first time at 9.00am on Friday 2ndAugust from the Arena Box Office.
“The season is getting ever closer” said captain Jonathan Phillips “as players we are as excited as the fans are for the year ahead and can’t wait to get started
“It’s a big day when the schedule is confirmed and run your eye down the list of fixtures looking out for those big games. Likewise, when tickets go on sale there is a buzz, the season is almost here.
“We can’t wait to skate out in front of the fans again and appreciate every one of them – see you in August at the games Sheffield”