African Cup of Nations trophy - FILE
CAIRO – 17 May 2019: The Organizing Committee of the upcoming African Cup of Nations in Egypt announced the prices of tickets for all the first round matches as well as the dates of the clashes.
The AFCON starts on June 21 and ends on July 19. The tournament takes place with the participation of 24 teams in six groups for the first time in the history of the African competition.
The Egyptian national team was put in an easy group in the draw which was held in Egypt on Friday.
Egypt came in Group A with the Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda and Zimbabwe in the 2019 African Cup of Nations.
Egypt won the rights to host the tournament after being selected over South Africa.
The 2019 African Cup of Nations was initially scheduled to be hosted by Cameroon. However, Cameroon was stripped of hosting the tournament for serious delays in preparations.
Egypt is the most successful nation in the history of the competition as Egypt has won a record of seven titles including three in a row between 2006 and 2010.
Tickets prices for all Egypt matches, which will be at Cairo Stadium, are as follows:
Main Cabin: 2500 LE
First class/ Right: 800 pounds
First class: 600 LE
First class/ Upper: 500 LE
Second class: 400 LE
Third class: 150 LE