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FIFA on SWC tickets alert

2013-12-15 13:58
Soccer World Cup 2014 (File)

Rio de Janeiro - Around 130 companies are being investigated for selling World Cup tickets on the black market with football's governing body Fifa claiming that some are being offered with a staggering 300 percent mark-up.

Match Services AG indicated to AFP it was aware of companies offering packages on the black market at vastly marked up prices.

Patel said Fifa is aware which firms are involved and is ready to take legal action in Brazil where necessary.

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