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Preston’s Euros Fan Zone sold out in just two minutes for England’s semi-final

Posted on - 4th July, 2021 - 9:36pm | Author - | Posted in - City Centre, Flag Market, Preston City Centre, Preston News, What's On in Preston
Euro Fan Zone Pic: Michael Porter Photography
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Tickets to watch England’s semi-final at the Euros Fan Zone sold out in just two minutes.

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Over 2,500 people attempted to book to watch the game against Denmark on Wednesday (7 July) on the big screen at the Flag Market.

Euro Fan Zone Pic: Michael Porter Photography
Attendees singing the national anthem before England v Ukraine Pic: Michael Porter Photography
Euro Fan Zone for England v Ukraine Pic: Michael Porter Photography
Even Gareth made an appearance at the Ukraine game Pic: Michael Porter Photography

A spokesperson for organisers, Preston BID, tweeted: “Wednesday’s semi-final sold out in just two minutes – we’ve had over 2,500 people on the event page to try to grab a table this morning! Sorry to all who weren’t successful, enjoy it safely in the city centre. Wednesday, 8pm, we’re working our way to the final!”

Tickets for the Fan Zone have become increasingly elusive as England have progressed through the tournament.

Read more: Preston’s Euro Fan Zone sold out in 30-minutes for England v Germany

Each of England’s games shown at the Euro Fan Zone – a first in the city’s history – has sold out.



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