Tickets on sale for Kazakhstan vs Germany FIFA-2014 qualifying match in Astana
Mar 15. Tengrinews
The tickets for the coming game between Kazakhstan and Germany football teams are now on sale in Astana. The game will be played as part of the Group C qualification for the FIFA World Championship-2014, Tengrinews.kz reports citing Kazakhstan Football Federation.
As for the prices, the most expensive ticket for the first-category western stands will cost 7,000 tenge ($47). Other tickets will cost 500 tenge ($3) for northern and southern stands, 1,500 tenge ($10) for upper deck of the eastern stand, 3,000 tenge ($20) for lower deck, sectors 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9 of the eastern stand, 5,000 tenge ($33) for lower deck, sectors 4-6 of the eastern stand, 1,500 tenge ($10) for upper deck of the western stand and 3,000 tenge ($20) for lower deck of the western stand.
The tickets are available in Meloman shops in Astana, as well as in football fan shops 12 Igrok (Astana, Khan-Shatyr mall, floor 0) and in the box offices of Munaitpassov Stadium (14 Kenessary str., Astana). The box offices in Astana-Arena will open on March 20 and will work from 11:00 a.m. to 07:00 p.m. without lunch break and on March 22 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.
The game will be held at night of March 23 at midnight (Astana time) and the return game will be held in Germany on March 26.
According to Kazakhstan Football Federation, such late time is explained by the agreement between UEFA and the Federation. Entering the European Football Union, Kazakhstan Football Federation signed the document providing that the official games have to be held at the average European time.
Meanwhile, the buses will be organized for fans to get to Astana-Arena and back for the normal public transport fee of 60 tenge ($0.4).
All football fans coming to the game will also get a chance to take part in the draw organized by Kazakhstan Football Federation with two cars being the main prizes. To take part in the draw, one will have to place the tear-off coupon into the special can and save the second part until the end of the game. The cans will be placed at all entrances of Astana-Arena stadium.
Kazakhstan fans do not believe in the victory of Kazakhstan team over Germany in the two games of the FIFA-2014 qualifiers. The poll was held at Vesti.kz.
During the poll, 482 people said that the Kazakhstan team coached by Miroslav Beranek would not be able to score even a single goal in either of the two games, and 302 fans chose the option that Kazakhstan team would be defeated in both games without emphasize that the defeat would be a flat one.
There were also some optimists: 179 people believe that the game will end in a tie, while 176 people believe in the victory of Kazakhstan team at Astana-Arena.