Media Release

Federation Internationale de Football Association

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Media ticketing lists for group stage matches

On 4 May, the list of media receiving group stage tickets for the first 48 matches was posted on the FIFA Media Channel. Journalists and Photographers are now able to check the status of their match ticket requests.

In the event a match is oversubscribed, unsuccessful or belated applications have been placed on a waitlist. The waitlist is also be accessible on the FIFA Media Channel.

If a journalist or photographer is granted a match ticket under the selection process and subsequently finds that he/she cannot attend the match, he/she will be required to cancel the ticket via the Media Channel on-line ticketing form. Thus, another deserving journalist can attend the match.

The list of media receiving parking passes for each match is posted in the Media Channel together with the ticket confirmation. Media parking pass distribution procedures will be announced and published on the FIFA Media Channel.

Media are reminded that applications for second round media tickets, including the Final match, will ONLY be processed through the Media Channel. The Round of 16 ticketing process will begin as teams advance to the next stage.