News - 2018 FIFA World Cup™: 356,700 tickets allocated within 24 hours
News - 2018 FIFA World Cup™: 356,700 tickets allocated within 24 hours

2018 FIFA World Cup™: 356,700 tickets allocated within 24 hours

Friday, 16 March 2018, 12:30

356,700 tickets have been allocated (subject to payment) to fans around the world via in the first 24 hours of the first come, first served sales window, which started on 13 March at 12:00 Moscow time.

Most of the tickets have been allocated to Russian fans (197,036), followed by fans from USA (14,845), Argentina (14,564), Colombia (13,994), Mexico (13,505), Brazil (9,691), Peru (9,493), Australia (5,500), Germany (5,476), China (5,459) and India (4,166) – the top ten countries from abroad.

Despite the huge demand and the potential waiting time to access the website, FIFA encourages all fans to visit our website and check the traffic light system here, which gives an indication about ticket availability.

Given the remarkable interest from all over the world, FIFA would like to remind all football fans that is the only official and legitimate website on which to buy 2018 FIFA World Cup tickets. Tickets obtained from any other source will be automatically cancelled once identified and will not entitle the ticket holder to access the stadium or to any refund or other compensation.

More information on 2018 FIFA World Cup ticket sales is available here.


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