Russia 2018 World Cup is a biggest celebration of football lovers. Everyone wants to FIFA World cup eyewitness live in the stadium. Football fans of the Crimean peninsula wishing to attend games at the Russia 2018 World Cup next year cannot apply for tickets. This ticket is not available on FIFA official website so Crimea unable to buy Russia 2018 World Cup Tickets.
This type of issue was raised by Russian Sports Ministry. According to rt.com” Football fans on the Crimean peninsula wishing to attend games at the Russia 2018 World Cup next year cannot apply for tickets through the official FIFA website.”
Crimea unable to buy Russia 2018 World Cup Tickets
Russian Sports Ministry deputy Natalya Parshikova said ” the fans Crimea wanting to watch matches on Tv or FIFA official website.
Official FIFA Website added ““In relation to Kosovo, Abkhazia and Ossetia, you need to see whether your country is recognized by FIFA or not.
If it is not recognized, then [fans] cannot buy tickets on the FIFA website. Also, for residents of Crimea, there is no sale of tickets through their national federations,”
Total of 2.5 million tickets will be made available for the 64 matches played in 12 different grounds located in 11 Russian cities.
FIFA World Cup Russia has been divided into 3 phases. First phase has been closed.
The second phase of ticket sales is currently underway. The second phase was opened on 5 December 2018 and will run until 31 January 2018.
There are four types of Tickets available for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia
Individual Match Tickets
- Venue Specific Ticket Series (VST)
- Team Specific Ticket Series (TST)
- Supporter Tickets (ST) and Conditional Supporter Tickets (CST)