FIFA Arab Cup 2021 tickets go on sale
As the FIFA Arab Cup 2021 nears kick-off on November 30, fans can secure tickets to the much-awaited tournament starting, September 28 at 12 pm local time.
Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis through the official FIFA ticketing website.
The tournament, which will see the best teams from the Arab world compete with each other, will also mark the launch of two FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 stadiums, Al Bayt and Ras Abu Aboud.
The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SrC), ahead of the FIFA Arab Cup 2021, has also launched the Fan ID program. This will see fans gain free access to public transportation on match days throughout the tournament, the smart technology identification card will be mandatory for all ticket holders that want to attend matches.
A mobile app will also be available for download ahead of the FIFA Arab Cup 2021, enhancing the overall fan experience.
Maryam Al Muftah, the SC’s Digital Services & Innovation Director commented, “The launch of the Fan ID program is a crucial step forward in our efforts to provide a memorable experience for fans in Qatar.”
“The FIFA Arab Cup provides a valuable opportunity for us to fine-tune our preparations for Qatar 2022 and ensuring the efficiency of our Fan ID system will be an essential element that we will have the chance to evaluate during the end-of-year competition,” she added.
Those planning to attend the games at the tournament will be able to apply for a Fan ID after they have made the payment for their tickets and received a ticket confirmation number.
Tickets for the FIFA Arab Cup 2021 are available exclusively here, where fans can also find detailed information on prices.
Applications for the Fan ID can be submitted here – live as of September 28).
Online Fan ID applications require a valid passport or Qatar ID along with a valid FIFA match ticket confirmation number.
Fans under the age of 14 will need to have their applications submitted for them by a parent.
Once Fan ID applications have been approved, fans can collect their unique smart identification cards from either the Doha Exhibition Centre or Hamad International Airport.
Customer service support will also be made available to answer public inquiries through a dedicated hotline (+974 800-8052 – Qatar only), by email (support@FAC21.qa) or through the Fan ID portal.
Tournament organizers will provide the required safeguards to protect the health and safety of all involved in the competition, in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
To date, ticket holders are required to be fully vaccinated with one of the vaccines approved by Qatar’s Ministry of Public Health and attendees must also follow travel advice issued by the country’s authorities in guidance from the Ministry.
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