South Normanton man wins VIP Rams Wembley package

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Derby County fan, Gary Harper, will be visiting Wembley tomorrow to watch the Championship Playoff Final after becoming the lucky winner of Papa John’s VIP Playoff Package.

Gary, from South Normanton, will celebrate his club’s special day out at Wembley in style as the Rams attempt to become a Premier League club.

Following complementary travel to the famous ground, a stadium tour, including going pitch side and in to the changing rooms, as well as a look inside the domestic broadcaster’s facilities, Gary will enjoy VIP tickets in the stadium’s executive seating area to watch Derby’s last, and arguably biggest, game of the season against Queen’s Park Rangers.

Papa John’s is the official pizza partner of the Football League and created this special competition for football fans to offer them the opportunity of watching their team at Wembley Stadium by simply registering their details at

Gary said: “It’s amazing to have won the Papa John’s VIP Playoff Package. This is a massive day for Derby and I can’t wait to watch the match in style.”

“However, I can’t hide that I am extremely nervous!” he added.

Andrew Gallagher, marketing director for Papa John’s, said: “The VIP Playoff Package offered fans a once in a lifetime to witness their club potentially secure promotion. I am pleased to announce Gary as our winner, but unfortunately for him we can’t do anything about the outcome!”