Italian Football Clubs Probed Over Allegedly Unfair Ticket Conditions
Nine football clubs are being investigated over alleged “vexatious” ticketing practices. According to Football-Italia.net, the Italian Competition Authority announced that Serie A clubs like Juventus, Inter, Milan, and Atlanta are being investigated, as well as Roma, Lazio, Cagliari, Genoa, and Udinese. Authorities reportedly said the teams used “vexatious clauses... Read more
Scottish Government Makes Euro 2020 Resale Illegal
Scottish soccer fans will be unable to resell tickets to next year’s Euro 2020. MSPs recently voted unanimously in favor of the UEFA European Championship Bill, BBC reports, banning the resale of tickets for next summer’s finals with intent to make profit. Ticket touts will face a fine up... Read more
Newcastle Offers Free Half-Season Tickets To Fans To Boost Attendance
In order to boost attendance, Newcastle United season ticket holders will be offered an additional free half-season ticket to gift to a friend, the team announced this week. Over the weekend, Newcastle won a match against Southampton at St. James Park, but only 42,303 fans were in attendance –... Read more
EURO 2020 Tickets Head On Sale For Qualifying Teams
Soccer fans of the 20 qualifying teams can begin applying to purchase tickets to the UEFA EURO 2020 games this week. The UEFA announced this week that half of the tickets going on sale will be available within the cheapest price category, with prices for group stage matches starting... Read more
Louisville City FC Breaks Season Ticket Sales Record Ahead of New Stadium
Louisville FC is heading to Lynn Family Stadium next season, and fans are showing more support than ever as the team broke a new season ticket record. The team is slated to move into Butchertown’s Lynn Famioly Stadium early next year, and this week, the club announced that the... Read more
Qatar World Cup 2019 Allocates For 24,211 Tickets Within 24 Hours of Presale
Tickets to the FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2019 went on sale this week, and within 24 hours, 24,211 tickets were allocated. The FIFA Club World Cup 2019 will take place from December 11 to 21 at three venues in Qatar: Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium, Khalifa International Stadium, and... Read more
FC Cincinnati Begins Season Ticket Sales For Final Year At Nippert Stadium
FC Cincinnati has officially opened its ticket sales for their 2020 season and last year at Nippert Stadium. The club, which held its inaugural season this year, sold more than 20,000 season tickets in 2019, placing them third among first year sales for a MLS expansion team. The team... Read more
Iranian Ban On Women At Soccer Matches Ends After FIFA Order
Thousands of Iranian women finally have the chance attend a football match after FIFA ordered an end to the male-only policy this week. For around 40 years, female spectators have been unable to attend games due to the Islamic republic’s harsh rules that claims women must be shielded from... Read more
Juventus “Ultras” Arrested Over Ticket Blackmail Allegations
Multiple Juventus FC “Ultra” fans have been arrested in Italy for allegations of blackmail and extortion over the weekend, BBC reports. According to investigators in Turin, a group of fans reportedly threatened to sing racist chants if club officials did not allow them to buy cheaper tickets to then... Read more
Louisville FC’s New Stadium Surpasses 5,000 Ticket Sales For 2020
Louisville City FC is kicking-off the 2020 season at the new 11,700-seat Lynn Family Stadium and already, the team has sold more than 5,000 tickets and sold out of 11 sections. These numbers were reported during the same day that season tickets went on sale for the club’s 2020... Read more