FIFA World Cup: Qatar has mentioned it expects about 1.2 million guests on the 32-nation occasion.© AFP
Tickets for 2 video games that includes Lionel Messi‘s Argentina have been the highest points of interest for followers at this yr’s World Cup in Qatar, in response to the chief organiser. Argentina’s first spherical group video games in opposition to arch-rivals Mexico on November 26 and Saudi Arabia on November 22 had been the “most requested”, Nasser Al-Khater, CEO of the Qatar organising committee, advised the QNA nationwide information company late Wednesday. Each matches will probably be on the 80,000-capacity Lusail stadium, the place the World Cup ultimate will probably be staged on December 18.
The official didn’t give figures however the Argentina-Mexico match was offered out within the first spherical of on-line gross sales firstly of the yr.
FIFA mentioned this month 2.45 million tickets have been offered for the primary World Cup in an Arab nation, which Al-Khater promised could be “an important carnival”.
There are 3.2 million tickets in whole with multiple million going to sponsors and FIFA companions.
Argentina and Mexico have been named among the many high ticket-buying international locations together with Qatar, the US, England, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, France, Brazil and Germany.
Qatar has mentioned it expects about 1.2 million guests on the 32-nation occasion that begins November 20.
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