The start of the new Elite league season is just around the corner for the Sheffield Steelers. All 22 of this seasons players have now arrived, attended their induction meetings, started their gruelling fitness regime at the Arena and have had their first practice together at IceSheffield.
Exhibition games take place at ICE Sheffield on the 17th and 18th August 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 (plus fees) and the Arena match tickets priced £5 (plus fees) which are heading for sell-out.
The first STEELERS Fan Zone to open the season will be held on Saturday 24th August 2019 ahead of their game against MAC Budapest, giving fans access to signing & photograph opportunities with the players, Q&A sessions, and lots more fun & games! Tickets are free but must be booked in advance as numbers are limited.
The serious action commences on Saturday 31st August 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 6th October are on sale NOW priced £19.50 Adults, £15 Concession & £7.09 Children (including fees) available via the Arena website at www.flydsaarena.co.uk or by phone on 0114 256 56 56.
“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”
Steelers full schedule can be found on the clubs web site www.sheffieldsteelers.co.uk.