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Fury as tickets to England’s World Cup matches are being sold for up to £five,500 — 34 times their face value

TICKETS for England’s World Cup matches are being sold for up to £five,500 — 34 times their face value.

Organisers Fifa have allotted masses of 1000’s of seats for this summer season’s finals in Russia within the first and 2d waves of gross sales.

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Category 1 tickets priced at £163 through Fifa for England’s fit in opposition to Panama are being sold for £five,500

But they are already discovering their approach on to ­secondary promoting websites in spite of Fifa caution that lovers is also became clear of video games in the event that they purchase tickets from “scalpers.”

The most costly Category 1 tickets for England’s fit in opposition to Panama are priced at £163 through Fifa — however on secondary promoting Ticketbis they are £five,500.

Category three seats are the most affordable for crew video games at £82 face value. But they are round £2,000 on-line.

And a VIP field for the general on July 15 at Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium, is £86,905 — virtually 11 times the legit Fifa asking worth.

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The ultimate might be held within the 81,000 capability Luzhniki Stadium

A West Ham Supporters’ Club member stated: “This is outrageous. Real soccer lovers received’t have a possibility to see England.

“It’s the people’s game but normal people are priced out.”

The Football Supporters’ Federation warned of scams and stated: “Supporters are still advised to follow official channels.”

England in crew G with Belgium, Tunisia and Panama after draw for the World Cup 2018 in Russia

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