Newcastle fans react on Twitter to new season ticket prices

Necastle United fans take a selfie photograph outside the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal at St. James Park on April 15, 2018 in Newcastle...

Newcastle United fans are not happy with the club's decision to raise the price of season tickets for next season.

Fans arrive at the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal at St. James Park on April 15, 2018 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.

Newcastle United fans are furious with the club's decision to raise season ticket prices for next season, following an increase in TV revenue and fresh uncertainty surrounding the manager's position.

The club took to their official website to inform supporters how existing season ticket holders can renew ahead of the 2018/19 season, but some were shocked to see a huge hike when it came to paying.

Owner of Sports Direct and Newcastle United, Mike Ashley, arrives at the High Court on July 10, 2017 in London, England. Mr Ashley is defending himself against a lawsuit filed by former...

The club finished a very respectable 10th in the Premier League last season after their promotion from the Championship a year ago, but it hasn't all been plain sailing, with a takeover bid from Amanda Staveley failing to materialise halfway through, and Rafa Benitez becoming frustrated with Mike Ashley's lack of financial support.

Despite the rocky road, Magpies supporters stuck by their team and played a huge part in the team's safe navigation away from danger towards the end, and those supporters are now feeling hard done by as they face paying even more to continue their support next season.

Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez is seen during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Chelsea at St. James Park on May 13, 2018 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.

It's a frustrating situation for them, especially since they had anticipated Ashley to have sold the club by last Christmas.

Here are some of the replies to the announcement from Twitter:

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