Westley lends a hand selling Everton tickets

Graham Westley poses with Julie Campbell

Graham Westley poses with Julie Campbell - Credit: Archant

Boro manager gets behind the counter as tickets go on general sale

Bernie Keyte poses with his ticket and Boro bear

Bernie Keyte poses with his ticket and Boro bear - Credit: Archant

Graham Westley was at Stevenage’s club shop this morning helping to sell Everton FA Cup tickets.

Graham Westley sells a ticket for the first Stevenage fan Bernie Keyte. Photo: Harry Hubbard

Graham Westley sells a ticket for the first Stevenage fan Bernie Keyte. Photo: Harry Hubbard - Credit: Archant

The Boro boss, fresh from his side’s 2-0 win over Swindon Town last night, gave staff a hand with phone enquiries and ticket sales.

Stevenage’s season ticket holders and Supporters’ Association members have already got their tickets, and the club put the remainder of the tickets on general sale today.

After his spell behind the till, a jovial Westley told the Comet: “I managed to clear the queue out very quickly!


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“I think the customers were excited and delighted by the level of service they got this morning, multi-tasking is what we’re all about here.”

Of the impact the competition has on football fans and those on the inside of the game, he added: “The FA Cup always captures the imagination, it’s a very special competition.

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“It’s got its name as being the greatest cup competition in the world for a reason.

“People just get inspired by it and you see that by the club shop this morning full of people wanting their tickets for an exciting occasion.”

Come back later for a photo gallery from this morning’s club shop special!

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