Here is some of the reaction to the 2016-17 fixture release from Twitter on Wednesday...Iron striker Paddy Madden was pleased to see his side start their campaign on home soil, after it was announced we'll kick-off the 2016-17 campaign against Bristol Rovers at Glanford Park on Saturday, August 6.
Meanwhile, here is how a selection of fans reacted to how the games affected their personal circumstances.
Finally a home game to kick things off, against Bristol Rovers 😁 Now the excitement kicks in #Sufc— Paddy madden (@Paddymadden) June 22, 2016
Is it bad if i leave my brothers wedding to go to first game of the season @SUFCOfficial? 1 year i wanted away fixture 1st 😣😣— victoria hall (@VictoriaaHall) June 22, 2016
It makes a nice change for @SUFCOfficial to be at home first game of the season we are normally away!— Nicola Roberts (@NicolaRoberts87) June 22, 2016
Cannot wait for the start of the season. I will be there. See you on the 6th August vs Bristol Rovers @SUFCOfficial 😀⚽— ∂αηηу™ (@dannyy_sufc) June 22, 2016
Just seen the fixture list for @SUFCOfficial . Finally I'll be able to get to a game. Roll on August 6th.— Matthew Kennington (@Mattmadrid78) June 22, 2016
@SUFCOfficial The Gods are shining on me.. Need 3 swaps all season so I can do all home games again!! Getting excited now... UTI.— Skelly (@Skelly6899) June 22, 2016
Finally, local journalist Chris Sumpter picked out an interesting statistic related to our season's fate when we've started the campaign with a game at Glanford Park.
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