Community Shield ticket update
- Wed 01 Aug 2012, 6:13PM
- Posted by Chris Eccles
City fans still have the chance to purchase tickets for the FA Community Shield, sponsored by McDonalds, however some categories have now sold out.
The Blues, as reigning Barclays Premier League Champions, take on FA Cup holders Chelsea in the traditional curtain-raiser which this year takes place at Villa Park on Sunday, 12 August with kick off at 1.30pm.
The following categories have now sold out;
Disabled Allocation (Wheelchair and Walking Ambulant)*
Availability of remaining tickets is as follows:
Category 1: Good availability - £45 (Adult), £35 (Under 16 & Over 65), £20 (Walking Ambulant)*
Category 2: Good availability - £35 (Adult), £25 (Under 16 & Over 65), £20 (Walking Ambulant)*
*Qualifying walking ambulant supporters who require assistance will be provided with a ticket for their carer, free of charge. Please note: these seats are not categorised as ‘ambulant seats’ and sit outside the allocated ambulant section of the stadium. Supporters will need the mobility to access seats in all areas where tickets remain available.
Please note, there are a small number of restricted view tickets available in each category which will qualify for a £5 reduction on the above prices. Supporters will be advised at the point of sale if they are purchasing a restricted view seat.
Tickets are available to 2012-13 Season Platinum and Gold members with the following loyalty points;
Wednesday 1st August – All Platinum/Gold members
Thursday 2nd August – Blue Members with Match Ticket Priority with 1000 or more loyalty points
Tickets are available online at www.mcfc.co.uk/tickets and by telephone on 0161 444 1894 (option 1 – lines open 24 hours).
Tickets purchased over the telephone will be subject to a £2.50 booking fee per ticket and all tickets will be despatched via post and sent to the registered address of the purchasing supporter.
Supporters purchasing online will need to have a valid email address which is already registered with the Club and a valid supporter number before they can log into their account via the website. If any supporter has forgotten their password, they will have the option to request a new password which will be sent to their registered email address. If you do not have a registered email address, please contact Supporter Services on 0161 444 1894 (option 1 then 3) or email email@example.com.
Supporter Services and the Ticket Office are open Monday – Saturday, 9am to 5:30pm, (Closed Sunday/Bank Holiday).