Having beaten Zambia 1-0 at the Akwa Ibom International Stadium in Uyo on Saturday, the Super Eagles now qualify for the FIFA World Cup 2018 that will take place in Russia! Alex Iwobi scored a goal on the 73rd-minute and gave the Super Eagles a chance to appear at the World Cup for the 6th time in their history.
Now we will tell you about all the details of the upcoming event, about the World Cup qualifiers results, the timetable of matches and ticket prices!
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Odion Ighalo, the main forwarder, missed a lot of chances of scoring and it was Iwobi who was at the right place and at the right time. He seized the moment when the Chipolopolo lost their guard and kicked the ball through the legs of Mweene, the goalkeeper.
The Super Eagles are playing their final match against Algeria in the upcoming month, having collected unassailable 13 points.
2. World Cup 2018 qualification
By October 11, 2017, there have already been 23 teams that will definitely play at the World Cup. At night 4 American teams from North, Central and South America joined the already selected 19 teams.
The full composition of FIFA world cup 2018 qualifiers on October 11, 2017:
- South Korea
- Saudi Arabia
3. FIFA World Cup 2018 Russia: matches timetable
You can see the schedule of the matches here.
4. World Cup in Russia: ticket booking
Starting from the 14th September 2017, you can send your application for Individual Match Tickets for all Matches of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ™ and for Venue Specific Tickets and Team Specific Ticket Series.
You will need to take these simple steps in order to apply for the tickets for the World Cup in Russia 2018 during the Random Selection Draw period:
All the people who applied for the tickets will get a confirmation message on their e-mails from the FIFA World Cup Ticketing Center (FWCTC).
Check out the general ticket prices info:
You can get detailed ticket information here.
You can see ticket categories here.
5. FAN ID
To attend the FIFA 2018 World Cup Matches in Russia, you will need to get a FAN ID.
You can apply for a FAN ID after receiving the Ticket Confirmation, which will be sent to your e-mail address after the Random Selection Draw Sale period.
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