In this sub-section we have ‘home’ tickets from 29 different seasons showing you how the styles have changed over the years.
The 1971/72 Season
Our oldest home ticket to date is over 45 years old and is from the 1971/72 season. It’s for Posh’s FA Cup 3rd Round game against Ipswich Town who were at the time First Division side. Sadly Posh lost 2-0 that day but a bumper crowd of 16,970 watched the game.
The 1985/86 Season
Thanks to Howard Cornell who has provided us with this ticket for our museum. Over 30 years old, the ticket is from the 1985/86 season. The game was our FA Cup 5th round game against Brighton & Hove Albion which we drew 2-2.
The 1990/91 Season
Here’s a ticket from the 1990/91 season when Posh were in the old 4th Division. The ticket is for the Torquay Utd game which Posh lost 2-1.
The 1991/92 Season
This ticket from the 1991/92 season is from the Rumbelows Cup 3rd Round game against Newcastle Utd on Tuesday 29th October 1991 which we won 1-0 in front of 10,382 fans. The ticket as you can see was yellow with blue print and was 10cm long and 9cm high.
The 1992/93 Season
The ticket we have for this season is from Posh’s very first game in the 2nd tier of the Football League. Posh played and beat Derby County 1-0 in front of 9,955 fans on the 15th August 1992. Ken Charlery (who else) scored the goal.
The 1993/94 Season
From the 1990’s, this time the ticket is from the FA Cup 3rd Round game against Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday the 8th January 1994 which we drew 1-1 in front of 19,169 fans. The ticket was again yellow in colour though different in style from the 1991/92 season and was 8.5cm long and 8.5cm high.
The 1994/95 Season
The tickets we have for this season are from our League 2 fixture against Plymouth Argyle played on Saturday 13th February 1995. As you can see the two tickets are for the same game but are different styles.
The 1995/96 Season
Here we have a ticket from the 2nd Round of the FA Cup. The tickets states our opponents are either Bognor Regis or Ashford Town. Bognor Regis were our actual opponents who we beat 4-0 in front of a crowd of 5,004.
The 1996/97 Season
A complimentary ticket from the 1996/97 season, this one is another Division 2 fixture this time against Gillingham played on Tuesday 19th November 1996.
The 1997/98 Season
Here we have a ticket from the 1997/98 season. This game turned out rather well for the Posh, we beat Lincoln City 5-1 in front of 8,771 spectators.
The 1998/99 Season
Another ticket from the 90’s, this one a Division 3 game against Brentford played on Saturday 3rd October 1998. The ticket had a pattern border at the top (in pink and yellow) and was 10cm long and 7cm high.
The 1999/00 Season
Another Division 3 game this time against Brighton & Hove Albion played on Saturday 2nd October 19998. The ticket was the same as last seasons.
The 2000/01 Season
Here we go with a ticket from the 2000/01 season. Posh lost this game 4-0 to Stoke City who went on that season to finish 5th in the 2nd Division with Posh finishing 12th.
The 2001/02 Season
Tickets this season were blue in colour and sized 22.5cm long and 20cm high.
The 2003/04 Season
Tickets were blue again this season and sized 22.5cm long and 20cm high.
The 2004/05 Season
Tickets once again were blue in colour and sized 22.5cm long and 20cm high.
The 2005/06 Season
The ticket for this season is for Barry Fry’s testimonial which was played on the 19th July. With the likes of Wayne Rooney, Rio Ferdinand, Christian Ronaldo, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Ryan Giggs and Gary Neville playing Posh held out for 55 minutes but in the last 35 minutes Man Utd ran riot winning 6-0.
The 2006/07 Season
Here we have a ticket from Posh’s FL Cup 2nd Round game against Everton played on the 19th September 2006. Everton were too strong for us that night and ran out 2-1 winners in front of 10,756 spectators.
The 2007/08 Season
New style ticket this season. Below we have a ticket from the 1st Round of FA Cup which we played on the 10th November 2007. Our opponents that day were Wrexham who we comfortably beat 4-1.
The 2008/09 Season
The 2008/09 ticket was the style same as the previous season. Below is a ticket from the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy game played on the 7th October 2008 which Posh lost 1-0 aginst Dagenham & Redbridge.
The 2009/10 Season
A new style ticket for the 2009/10 season. The game the ticket below is for is the 3rd Round of the FL Cup against Newcastle Utd on the 22nd September 2009 which Posh won 2-0 in front of 10,298 spectators.
The 2010/11 Season
This season’s ticket is similar to last season. Here we have a ticket from Posh’s FA Cup 1st Round Replay against Stockport County.
The 2011/12 Season