Almost 3 thousand tickets for the match Ukraine – Portugal was cancelled

Почти 3 тысячи билетов на матч Украина – Португалия были аннулированы

Wednesday, October 2, on sale has received a new batch of tickets for the qualifying match of Euro 2020, Ukraine – Portugal, which will be held on October 14 in Kiev. The Ukrainian football Association announced that due to speculators was cancelled almost 3 thousand tickets.

By results of check of tickets from the first batch were cancelled 2748 unitspurchased from dealers, reports the website of the UAF

All of them (tickets – Спорт24) transferred to available for sale on the website What are tickets from the dealers is shown, in particular, the discrepancy listed on the ticket identity (name and surname),
according to the website of the UAF.

The Association stated that “in the framework of the Fair Play ticket was decided to further increase the number of parties selling tickets that will simplify the procedure of verification and control of their implementation and minimize the risks of repurchase permits dealers”.

In addition, to validate tickets service create a crisis center, which will start on Saturday, October 12, at the NSC “Olympic” and will run until 14 October inclusive.

As you know, the Ukrainian football Association in September announced that it would stop the free sale of tickets for a home match of Ukraine national team against Portugal because of speculators.

Sport 24 wrote that on 20 September the website TicketsBox “fell” after the first minute, as soon as the tickets for the match Ukraine – Portugal on sale. Now the service is stable. In TicketsBox stated that they were subjected to ddos-attack.

Also the UAF reported that tickets purchased from other sources are likely to be fakes or tickets from dealers that will void the outcome of a special audit. Funds for these tickets will not be returned.