Beşiktaş away tickets for Liverpool game sell out in hours [divider]
Beşiktaş sold their allocation of away tickets for the Europa League Round of 32 clash against Liverpool within hours of putting them on sale.
The club released a statement confirming that all tickets had been sold.
The statement read: “All away tickets for the UEFA Europa League Round of 32 tie against Liverpool at Anfield have been sold. We want to thank our fans for the interest shown.”
The Black Eagles were however, criticised for selling tickets for double face value.
Beşiktaş are selling tickets with a £30 face value for £60. The additional £30 will be used as a donation to the club.
The Eagles released a statement on their official website regarding the pricing policy.
The statement read: “A £30 donation fee will be added to the tickets that cost £30 at face value.”
The away tickets will only be sold in Istanbul by the club however, third party unlicensed ticket sellers are reported to be selling tickets in excess of £100 in England.