Soccer Fans’ Tickets Abruptly Cancelled Ahead of LA Galaxy, LAFC Game
Los Angeles Galaxy and Los Angeles FC are slated to face each other tonight in a highly-anticipated match at Dignity Health Tennis Center. However, ahead of the match, hundreds of tickets have been cancelled, which fans are say happened because of an ‘unjust bias.’ On Wednesday, a statement was... Read more
EURO 2020 Continues To Break Records As 19.3 Million Fans Request Tickets
Next year’s EURO 2020 may be the largest EURO event as 19.3 million soccer fans have requested tickets. During the first phase of ticket sales, which ran from June 12 to July 12, 1.5 million tickets went on sale. However, applications were received for 19.3 million tickets, which is... Read more
UEFA Euro 2020 ‘Fan First’ Ticket Strategy Sparks Interest
Following this year’s chaotic UEFA Champions League and Europa Final – which caused fans travel difficulties and the ticket process was described as “measly allocation from the UEFA” – the organization announced that Euro 2020 will proceed with a “fan first” ticket strategy. Already, over 300,000 fans submitted applications... Read more
FIFA Women’s World Cup Ticket Nightmares Continue
Soccer fans were fuming last month when ticket orders to the Women’s World Cup were split up, and now, the craziness has continued. When the tournament started this past weekend, more problems with FIFA’s ticketing service ensued. A day ahead of the match between France and South Korea on... Read more
Austin FC To Accept Season Ticket Deposits Ahead of Inaugural Season
Austin FC announced earlier this week that they will be accepting deposits soon for season tickets to see the Major League Soccer team’s inaugural season in 2021. Fans will be able to make a deposit starting at 10 a.m. on June 12. This membership deposit will give them priority... Read more
FIFA Scrambles to Reseat Customers After Ticket Fiasco
After initially shrugging off consumer complaints of separated seats from single orders, FIFA told reporters Tuesday that it is attempting to resolve the issue on the eve of the Women’s World Cup in France, according to USA Today. “There’s a holding position at the moment,” FIFA spokesman Will Shand... Read more
UEFA Reveals ‘Fans First’ Ticketing Plan For Euro 2020
Following backlash from supporters over the proportions of seats available during the Champions League and Europa League finals, the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) announced its ticketing plan for the Euro 2020 tournament next summer with fans in mind. The new ticketing plan guarantees that 82 percent of... Read more
Season Ticket Holders Banned After Listing UEFA Tickets For Resale
Tottenham Hotspur FC has banned three season ticket holders who listed their Champions League final tickets for resale, according to the Premiere League club. The Spurs said they would be taking action, including implementing indefinite Season Ticket band, against those who listed their tickets for sale, as transferring or... Read more
FIFA Sparks Outrage After Splitting Ticket Orders to Women’s World Cup
Tickets for June’s FIFA Women’s World Cup were released to fans who purchased them online on Monday. Unfortunately for some, the excitement of receiving tickets to see the best in the world play in France was followed immediately by anger – apparently many received tickets for their orders split... Read more
UK Fans Vent Anger at UEFA Champions, Europa League Tickets and Locations
Supporters of UK football outfits Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal and Chelsea have voiced their anger at paltry ticket allocations and travel difficulties following their team’s making it to the finals of the UEFA’s Champions (Tottenham vs. Liverpool) and Europa (Arsenal vs. Chelsea) finals in coming weeks. The Europa League final... Read more