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On the received applications for tickets were told by the head of the Committee “Russia-2018” Alexey Sorokin. According to him, the greatest demand the cheapest tickets.

“The pace once turned a high. At the end of last week received more than half a million applications. Among the leaders — Mexico, USA, Argentina, but the absolute leader, of course, Russia. Most of these applications were served on the tickets of the third and fourth categories, which is natural” — quoted Sorokin Agency TASS.

The organizers of the world Cup plan to sell up to 2 million 600 thousand tickets. Tickets are divided into four categories, while the fourth, the cheapest, available only to citizens of Russia .