FIFA announces World Cup ticket sales

Tickets for next year's World Cup, in Russia, will go live on September 14, 2:30 pm IST. The tickets for the summer event will be sold exclusively on FIFA.com/tickets.

Russia will host the summer event.   -  Getty Images

FIFA has announced that sales of tickets for next year's World Cup, in Russia, will go live on September 14, 2:30 pm IST. The tickets for the summer event will be sold exclusively on FIFA.com/tickets.

“We have put in place a ticketing system that will enable all fans a fair chance to secure tickets. Throughout history, fans have made a key contribution to the fascination of the FIFA World Cup. Russia promises to be a unique continuation of this history, with outstanding organisation and a great atmosphere in the stadiums,” said FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura according to a press release.