Zurich – Switzerland, July 19, 2013: The long-awaited sale of 2014 FIFA World Cup tickets will start on 20 August 2013 at 12.00 CET (07.00 BRT) via FIFA.com
For international football fans, ticket prices start at USD 90 for the group-stage matches in category 3 (apart from the opening match, which costs USD 220). For Brazilian residents, the cheapest tickets priced BRL 30 (USD 15) are available for students, over-60s and members of the Bolsa Famíliaprogramme for 47 of the 48 group-stage matches (again apart from the opening match, which costs BRL 80 in category 4).
In total, about 3 million tickets will be available for fans to purchase during the three sales phases. The first sales period starts on 20 August and ends on 10 October 2013.
Fans are already eagerly awaiting the opening of the first ticketing phase for the tournament, which takes place in 12 cities across Brazil between 12 June and 13 July 2014.
As of 20 August 2013, football fans around the world will have the opportunity to purchase tickets from www.FIFA.com. Ticket prices and all further details on the ticket sale for FIFA’s flagship event will be provided here in due course.
So check FIFA.com regularly for the latest news. We’ll always keep you right up to date on ticketing and all other news in the build-up to Brazil 2014. Please visit FIFA.com for the detailed ticketing information kit as well as to watch a recording of today’s media briefing, direct link: www.FIFA.com/tickets —- FIFA/Image © Getty Images