BUENOS AIRES (AP) — Argentina’s upcoming friendly sold out speedily Thursday following a lot more than a million people today queued on-line for tickets to see the Planet Cup champions play at property for the very first time given that Lionel Messi’s group lifted the trophy in Qatar .
Argentina’s soccer federation has place 63,000 tickets on sale for the match against Panama on March 23 at the Monumental de Nunez Stadium in Buenos Aires at rates ranging from $57 to $240.
The rates have sparked debate in the South American nation, which has suffered from higher inflation and a lengthy-standing financial crisis. Nonetheless, the game was sold out in just two hours.
The frenzy amongst Argentine fans was predictable. Far more than five million people today took to the streets of Buenos Aires to welcome the globe champions in December following their penalty shoot-out win against France.
The group members have been arriving in the capital of Argentina given that Monday.
On March 28, Argentina will play an additional friendly match against Curaçao in the province of Santiago del Estero. Tickets for that match are not however out there.
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