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Sports news: FIFA have provided explanations about the availability of a large number of empty seats on match of the 1st round of the 2018 world Cup Egypt – Uruguay.

Recall that the stadium in Yekaterinburg during the match Egypt – Uruguay was filled not completely. About 5 thousand seats remained free.

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“The situation with the match in Yekaterinburg was mainly connected with the absence of people with reserved tickets to the game from all customer groups of FIFA.

Had no problems with the ticketing operations FIFA is in place, which would prevent the holders of the tickets to attend the match”, – informs official site FIFA .