AFC ASIAN CUP 2019 TICKET SALE TO START ON JULY 30

2 years ago tajikistannewsgazette.com Comments Off on AFC ASIAN CUP 2019 TICKET SALE TO START ON JULY 30

Following highly successful meetings in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, officials of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and high-ranking members of the UAE's Local Organising Committee (LOC), confirmed that tickets for the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 will go on sale July 30.

In the build-up to one of the most eagerly-anticipated spectacles for football fans around the continent, AFC General Secretary, Windsor John, joined Aref Hamed al Awani, AFC Asian Cup 2019 UAE Tournament Director, of the Local Organising Committee, at the AFC House in the Malaysian capital, where they presented a giant replica ticket, to showcase the biggest sporting event ever hosted in the UAE.

The LOC officials were in Kuala Lumpur to update the AFC on preparations and operational readiness for the tournament, including upgrades and refurbishments to all eight stadium venues, as the UAE get set to welcome fans from across Asia and the rest of the world, from Jan 5 to Feb 1, 2019.

Beyond ticketing, special attention fell upon the LOC's exceptional welcoming efforts, aimed at enticing fans and teams from Asia's top 24 footballing nations � an unprecedented number of participating nations for the tournament's long history.

The LOC has significantly enhanced their fan engagement activities, and earlier this month, embarked on a campaign to nurture budding local talents, through unique platforms involving the most thrilling football tournament in Asia.

The AFC General Secretary, Windsor John said, "The UAE has a proven track record of delivering world class sporting events at the highest level, and we have been impressed with the progress made by the UAE's Local Organising Committee as we enter the final preparations for the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK