Japan 2011 Visa pre-sales sell out
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The FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2011 presented by TOYOTA kicks off on 8 December, with ticket sales already showing big demand.

A two-week long exclusive ticketing sales period available to Visa card holders concluded on 4 September, with allocations for the semi-final (M6) involving FC Barcelona and the third place match/final (M7/8) both sold out within an hour.

Football fans all over the world need not fear, however, with more tickets reserved for the general sale, which starts on 11 September (10.00am Japan time) through FIFA.com.

The FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2011 will be held in Toyota City and Yokohama between 8 and 18 December.

The annual competition, the eighth so far, is contested between the champion clubs from all six continental confederations: AFC, CAF, CONCACAF, CONMEBOL, OFC, UEFA, and a host representative.

For more ticketing information, please visit the links on the right.