A number of matches and venues sold out
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The second phase of the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ticket sales has seen, 105,322 Tickets confirmed and approved so far. Due to a high demand for certain Team Specific Ticket Series, these tickets are no longer available for the following countries: England, Brazil, Argentina, Australia, republic of Ireland and Netherlands.

There also been incredible demand for individual match tickets. It is no longer possible within the current sales phase to purchase match tickets for games taking place in Cape Town, Nelspruit and Tshwane/ Pretoria. Individual match tickets for the Opening Match, the two Semi-Finals, and the Final are also currently unavailable. However, it is possible to acquire a ticket for the Opening Match, a Semi-Final and the Final by purchasing a Team Specific Ticket Series - 7 (TST-7). This product is fixed; which means that if the team of your choice is eliminated from the competition, you will follow the victor all the way to the Final Match of the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™.

Note: An additional 72,000 ticket requests are currently being processed (confirmations are due at the end of this week). Should any confirmed ticket(-s) not be paid by the applicant, it will be made available to the public again

FIFA Confederations Cup 2009: Last minute tickets for Brazil - Italy match
Football supporters who had been hoping to purchase FIFA Confederations Cup tickets for the eagerly anticipated clash between World Champions, Italy and Brazil have been thrown yet another lifeline. As some of the corporate customers did not use their full ticket quota, there is a small quantity of category one tickets available for the clash on 21st of June at Loftus Versfeld Stadium between Brazil and Italy, which was announced to be sold out two months ago. These Tickets can be purchased online at www.FIFA.com, over the phone with a payment card or purchased over the counter at any FNB branch or at any FIFA Ticketing Centre (addresses can be found at www.FIFA.com). Be quick in order to secure your ticket for Brazil versus Italy at the Loftus Versfeld Stadium.

A total of more than 400,000 tickets - 68 % of the tickets available - have been sold so far. For any queries related to the FIFA Confederations Cup 2009 please call the Ticketing Hotline 083 2010 010 (for residents of South Africa only!). International enquiries can be sent by e-mail to enquiries@2010FWCTC.com.