For the world Cup in Russia requested more than 3 million tickets, according to the international football Federation (FIFA).
“Since December 5, when started current stage of sales, which will last until 12:00 (GMT) on 31 January, has already requested 3 141 163 ticket”, – said the press service of the FIFA, received by “Interfax” on Monday.
At the moment the biggest number of applications filed by Russian fans. Among the leaders, the fans of Germany, Argentina, Mexico, Brazil, Peru, Colombia, USA, Spain, Poland and China. While 38% of all tickets requested by fans from abroad.
If the number of applications filed by 31 January, will exceed the number of tickets available, tickets will be allocated by random draw.
The final matches of the tournament will be held from June 14 to July 15, 2018 in 11 Russian cities: Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Saransk, Kaliningrad, Volgograd, Yekaterinburg, Samara, Sochi and Rostov-on-don.
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