London England / 06.30.2021 19:39:35
The English Football Federation he gave up the 2,500 seats he was entitled to for his quarterfinal match of the Eurocup against Ukraine in Rome on Saturday and asked his fans not to move.
“Unfortunately the FA will not sell any tickets through the English fans’ travel club for this match due to the restrictions established in both countries “to fight the covid-19 pandemic, he wrote in a letter to the group that organizes the official trips.
The FA was entitled to 16 percent of the 16 thousand seats that will be filled in the Olympic stadium for this match, that is, 2,560 seats.
Tickets should be sold through the usual distribution channels. An English resident who wants to go to Rome has to keep five days of quarantine, when the match is within three, and should also isolate himself for ten days upon his return to British territory.
The FA added that it works “with UEFA and the British embassy in Italy to facilitate the sale of as many tickets as possible to English residents in Italy.”
Supported by 40,000 of their supporters in the round of 16 against Germany on Tuesday, the Three lions they will have to tip Ukraine into the quarterfinals without the support of their audience.
In the event of victory, England would return to Wembley for the semi-finals, against Denmark or the Czech Republic -which they already defeated 1-0 in the group stage- and for an eventual final.