prawn-sandwich

prawn-sandwich

adj
(Sociology) informal characterizing or belonging to the type of spectator at a football match who is motivated to attend more by the corporate hospitality available than a true devotion to a particular club: the prawn-sandwich brigade.
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IT'S an unfashionable point to make, as we're supposed to caricature them as glory-hunting prawn-sandwich munchers, wielding plastic flags.
when prawn-sandwich munchers mistook him for his sibling.
Can Alex McLeish's side give the London-based (we hesitate to call the soulless Russian-backed prawn-sandwich factory a London club any more) big-spenders a defeat to chew over on their way back south?
Who can forget his blast at the prawn-sandwich munching corporate hospitality brigade.
THE NRL prawn-sandwich brigade would love to see a Grand Final showdown between Sydney glamour clubs P arramatta and St George but there could be a shock when the play-offs begin today.
The crowd at United are often written off as tourists, Southerners and prawn-sandwich munchers, and there is an element of truth in that about a small minority of them.
They have now presumably realised that the despised prawn-sandwich scoffers from the Home Counties were the least of their troubles.
But the Irish prawn-sandwich brigade got everything they deserved for coughing up a EUR1,000 plus per ticket from the company's petty cash.
And it's available to any paying customer, not just the prawn-sandwich brigade.