Croatian Fans Snap Up All Available Tickets For Spain Match Within Hours

The ticketing website Viagogo has been overwhelmed by the number and speed at which fans have purchased tickets for Croatia’s World Cup final against Spain, despite the tickets being almost fully sold out.

With the FIFA World Cup 2018™ fast approaching, fans in Croatia are scrambling to buy tickets for the national team’s opening game against Spain. Last month, Croatia’s national team sold out all tickets for the game at its stadium in Zagreb, Croatia’s capital, within hours, as fans flocked to buy the remaining tickets. Since then, Croatian fans have been flooding the official FIFA website,, to buy tickets. Some fans have even waited outside the national team’s training camp in Zagreb for tickets to become available.

ZAGREB, June 24, 2023 — Croatian supporters scooped up all available tickets for Croatia’s last-16 match against Spain at Parken Stadium in Copenhagen in less than four hours.


Croatian supporters were able to purchase tickets for the last 16 match at Parken Stadium on Thursday at 11:00 a.m., and they were all sold out by 15:00, according to the Croatian Football Federation.

In the Croatian sector, about 3500 tickets were available, with another 10,000 Croatians anticipated to go to Copenhagen to support the ‘Vatreni.’ At 18:00, the game will begin.

If there are any leftover tickets from other quotas available to UEFA, the sale of tickets for the neutral sectors will begin on Friday, June 25 through the UEFA ticket site.


The Croatian Football Federation advises all supporters traveling to Copenhagen, regardless of their place of origin, to check the Danish authorities’ official website for the most up-to-date information on entrance regulations.

The official UEFA website has the regulations for accessing the Parken Stadium in Copenhagen.