Australian Leg Fully Subscribed
Football Federation Australia today announced that tickets for the Powerade Series match between the Socceroos and Uruguay - the final FIFA World Cup qualifying match for a place at the 2006 FIFA World Cup was "fully subscribed at this point in time".
Football Federation Australia today announced that tickets for the Powerade Series match between the Socceroos and Uruguay - the final FIFA World Cup qualifying match for a place at the 2006 FIFA World Cup was "fully subscribed at this point in time". Today's round of ticketing saw just under 20,000 tickets go on sale to sports fans. Football Federation Australia confirmed there may be some further tickets released to the public if these are not taken up by current contractual obligations, and FFA will also release some restricted view seats prior to the match. Updates will be provided on ticketing information on the FFA website www.footballaustralia.com.au. Tickets include public transport. Please direct any public transport enquiries to 131500 or www.131500.com.au * The match will be broadcast live on SBS Television. * Conditions apply.
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