Grab a good ticket before it’s too late

2010-04-15 16:50

The over-the-counter World Cup ticket sales process kicked off with

some hiccups today as the systems that run the ticket sales at the ticket

centres and the FNB branches were running slowly.

But, since this sales phase runs until July 11, the date of the

last match, you can still get into the not-so-popular Group-Stage matches.

By the close of business yesterday, the following Group Stage

matches had been sold out for category 1 tickets (the cheapest tickets):

Match 1: South Africa versus Mexico (June 11, Johannesburg – Soccer


Match 2: Uruguay versus France (June 11, Cape Town)

Match 3: Argentina versus Nigeria (June 12, Johannesburg – Ellis


Match 5: England versus USA (June 12, Rustenburg)

Match 7: Germany versus Australia (June 13, Durban)

Match 11: Italy versus Paraguay (June 14, Cape Town)

Match 17: South Africa versus Uruguay (June 16, Pretoria)

Match 23: England versus Algeria (June 16, Cape Town)

Match 24: Ghana versus Australia (June 19, Rustenburg)

Match 28: Italy versus New Zealand (June 20, Nelspruit)

Match 29: Brazil versus Cote d’Ivoire (June 20, Johannesburg –

Soccer City)

Match 30: Portugal versus Korea DPR (June 21, Cape Town)

Match 32: Spain versus Honduras (June 21, Johannesburg – Ellis


Match 34: France versus South Africa (June 22, Bloemfontein)

Match 39: Ghana versus Germany (June 23, Johannesburg – Soccer


Match 44: Cameroon Versus Netherlands (June 24, Cape Town)

Match 45: Portugal versus Brazil (June 25, Durban)

You could still get a Category 1 Group-Stage match ticket to:

Match 8: Serbia versus Ghana (June 13, Pretoria)

Match 9: Netherlands versus Denmark (June 14, Johannesburg – Soccer


Match 13: Cote d’Ivoire versus Portugal (June 15, Port


Match 14: Brazil versus Korea DPR (June 15, Johannesburg – Ellis


Match 16: Spain versus Switzerland (June 16, Durban)

Match 18: France versus Mexico (June 17, Polokwane)

Match 20: Argentina versus Korea Republic (June 17, Johannesburg –

Soccer City)

Match 21: Germany versus Serbia (June 18, Port Elizabeth)

Match 22: Slovenia versus USA (June 18, Johannesburg – Ellis


Match 25: Netherlands versus Japan (June 19, Durban)

Match 26: Cameroon versus Denmark (June 19, Pretoria)

Match 27: Slovakia versus Paraguay (June 20, Bloemfontein)

Match 33: Mexico versus Uruguay (June 22, Rustenburg)

Match 35: Nigeria versus Korea Republic (June 22, Durban)

Match 36: Greece versus Argentina (June 22, Polokwane)

Match 37: Slovenia versus England (June 23, Port Elizabeth)

Match 38: USA versus Algeria (June 23, Pretoria)

Match 41: Slovakia versus Italy (June 24, Johannesburg – Ellis


Match 47: Chile versus Spain (June 25, Pretoria)

Match 48: Switzerland versus Honduras (June 25, Bloemfontein)

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