COPA LIBERTADORES | RIVER-BOCA
Real Madrid members get Copa Libertadores ticket allocation
Real Madrid have sent an email to club members explaining how to acquire their tickets to the match between River Plate and Boca Juniors.
Real Madrid members have been given an allocation of tickets for the second leg of the Copa Libertadores final between River Plate and Boca Juniors, which is being held at the Bernabéu. The original match at River's Monumental ground was suspended following an incident where River Plate fans attacked the Boca Juniors team bus.
Real Madrid have sent an email to their members offering them the chance to buy two tickets per member, with the briefs on sale on Sunday 2 December, from 9:00 in the morning till 18:00, in Real Madrid's online service for members.
Real Madrid members get exclusive tickets for River Plate - Boca Juniors
The email states there is a limit to the number of the tickets, which, according to Real Madrid, was agreed with Copa Libertadores organiser Conmebol. The actual number of tickets available to Real Madrid members is not stated in the email, but is thought to be around 9,000 of the stadium's 81,000 capacity.
The latest allocation appears to be: 40,000 tickets for Spanish based Argentineans, 22,000 for organisers, 5,000 each for River Plate and Boca Juniors to sell to fans in Argentina and the remaining 9,000 for Real Madrid members.
Both River Plate and Boca Juniors have said they do not want to play the game at the Bernabéu.
Tickets set to to cost 80-300 euros
According to this newspaper's sources, tickets for the rescheduled River Plate - Boca Juniors match are expected to cost between 80 and 300 euros, with global sports promotion company IMG handling the ticket sale. It is not clear which section of the ground will be made available to Real Madrid members, nor in which price bracket the tickets made available to them will be.
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