Shield tickets on sale Saturday
- Tue 02 Aug 2011, 6:46PM
City with new boys Sergio Aguero, Gael Clichy and Stefan Savic in the squad will return to their happy hunting ground at Wembley on Sunday, 7 August to renew battle with neighbours United.
And tickets remain on general sale to existing supporters with, from 3 August, some important changes to the criteria. The stadium box office will be open until 5.30pm on Saturday, 6 August.
Tickets will be available for purchase IN PERSON at the Etihad Stadium Ticket Office from 9am on Wednesday morning so if you are attending the open training session it is the perfect opportunity to pop in a buy a seat for the big pre-season showdown.
Booking fees and postal delivery charges clearly will not apply to 'in person sales' but tickets will remain on sale over the phone with a £2.50 booking fee per ticket.
However, the delivery fee of £5.45 will no longer aplly to telephone bookings and all tickets purchased on the phone from 3 August onwards will be available for venue collection only at Wembley Stadium from 10.30am on 7 August.
Internet sales are no longer available.
The match that pits the FA Cup winners against the Champions is sponsored by McDonalds kicks off at 2.30pm.
Five categories of match ticket are available to purchase, priced as follows:
Category Price (Adult) Price (Under 16 & Over 65)
Category 1 £45 £35
Category 2 £35 £25
Category 3 £25 £15
Category 4 £20 £10
Disabled £20 (plus free assistant)
Subject to availability, tickets will be available by telephone on 0161 444 1894 (option 1 – lines open 24 hours).
Tickets available to:
Any MCFC Supporter with previous ticket purchase history from 8am Fri 29 July
20 loyalty points will be awarded for this match.
Any one supporter can purchase up to six tickets, using valid, qualifying supporter numbers. To purchase tickets on behalf of other supporters, the buying supporter must be in possession of each of the respective supporter’s details at the time of booking and be prepared to answer a number of security questions relating to each of the card holders including date of birth and postcode.
Disabled supporters who require a wheelchair bay and who meet the necessary qualifying criteria should telephone 0161 444 1894 – option 1 and then follow the selection options to disabled tickets. Walking ambulant supporters who meet the necessary qualifying criteria should telephone 0161 444 1894 – option 1 and then follow the selection options to match tickets.