Over 23 million ticket requests for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar

DOHA: FIFA announced on Friday that there have been 23.5 million ticket requests for the upcoming World Cup in 2022 in Qatar, in the last random sale period that ended Thursday, seven months before the start of the finals in the gas-rich Gulf state. And FIFA has indicated in a statement that “Argentina, Brazil, England, France, Mexico, Saudi Arabia and the United States are in front line among the most advanced countries. “He added that among the matches that attracted the most fans were those of Argentina against Mexico, Saudi Arabia and Poland, as well as those against England and the United States, and the final to be held December 18. And FIFA had indicated earlier this month, after the final draw for groups and matches, that the winning candidates will be informed in everything or in part of the outcome of their questions in a date less than 31 May, and they will be provided with the steps to follow and the deadline for payment of the value of the tickets assigned. . And FIFA announced in late March that over 800,000 tickets had been sold in the inaugural sales phase. The International Gaming Federation had set discounted promotional prices for tickets of about $ 11 for residents and residents, while ticket prices for foreign fans were $ 69, but the final match ticket could go up to about $ 1607. dollars. Qatar, which will host the prime world finals in Middle East and the Arab world, he prides himself on the proximity between stadiums, which allows for easy movement of fans and attends more than one match per day. (AFP)