- Wednesday August 12th, 2009 @ 16:46
EUROPA LEAGUE TICKETS NOW ON SALE
Tickets for the 2nd leg of the Europa League play-off between St Patrick's Athletic and FC Steaua Bucuresti are now on sale.
The match to be held at the RDS Arena (kick-off 7.45pm) on August 27th will determine which team gets to progress to the lucrative group stages of the Europa League.
No League of Ireland club has ever progressed to the group stages of a European competition and the Saints have a tough challenge in facing Romania's most successful football club.
FC Steaua Bucuresti have already won the European Cup becoming the first East European club to do so in 1986.
To reach the play-off round St Patrick's Athletic have already defeated Valletta FC of Malta as well as top Russian side Krylya Sovetov in the 3rd qualifying round.
Tickets are priced at â‚¬20 for adults and â‚¬10 concession tickets for OAP's, students and children.
ID will be required on purchase of concession tickets and also on entry to the ground on match night.
Tickets are currently on sale for both main stands through www.ticketmaster.ie from 10.00am this morning and also from the club shop on Emmet Road.
As per the ground layout on the map highlighted, St Pat's fans will be based in both the Grandstand and sections E& D of the Anglesea Stand.
Away supporters will be located in sections A & B of the Anglesea Stand.
Tickets for the central blocks H,J,K & L of the Grandstand will only be on sale from the club shop and the club would encourage all Pat's supporters to purchase their tickets early for these sections and help build a real match night atmosphere at the RDS.