OTTAWA -- After only 48 hours of ticket sales, the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ has already surpassed 150,000 spectators through the sale of Stadium Passports, Stadium Half Passes, and individual tickets to the Final Match.
"All Canadians have an opportunity to be a part of the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ from coast to coast across our country," said Peter Montopoli, Chief Executive Officer for the National Organising Committee. "There has been terrific momentum leading up to our on-sale date, so it is great to see how Canadians have really embraced the competition through the purchase of Stadium Passports, Stadium Half Passes and tickets to the Final Match."
In this first phase of ticket sales, fans can purchase Stadium Passports or Stadium Half Passes. Stadium Passports include tickets for every match day at a stadium while Stadium Half Passes include a fixed set of tickets for half the matches at the selected stadium. Stadium Passports are available in all six host cities while Stadium Half Passes are available in Vancouver, Edmonton and Montréal.
The Final Match, meanwhile, is available to those who purchase a Stadium Passport or Stadium Half Pass in any host city. As a testament to the truly coast-to-coast interest in the FIFA Women's World Cup™, tickets to the Final Match on July 5 in Vancouver has already been purchased in conjunction with Stadium Passports from all six host cities.
The first phase of ticket sales for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ runs September 10-December 5, 2014. A second phase also featuring Stadium Passports and Stadium Half Passes will commence on December 6 after the Official Draw, when the schedule and venues become known for all 24 participating nations,
The third phase featuring individual tickets will launch in the first quarter of 2015, while the fourth phase featuring on-site ticketing box offices will launch in the month prior to the competition’s start on June 6, 2015.
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