ARSENAL followers raged on social media this morning after the membership’s ticket web site crashed below the load of demand.
Gunners supporters have been determined to safe considered one of simply 2,000 tickets for Thursday’s conflict in opposition to Speedy Vienna.
Arsenal followers have been struggling to safe tickets for the conflict in opposition to Speedy ViennaCredit score: Getty – Pool
Arsenal supporters have not seen their membership in motion since March however will be allowed up to 2,000 fans per match from Wednesday as part of London’s Tier 2 restrictions.
However keen Gunners have been left pissed off as Arsenal’s web site went down.
One fan mentioned: “So gutted – I’ve waited 9 months to observe Arsenal on the Emirates – I get my likelihood to get tickets and the web site crashes so I can’t get in. Lastly get in and all tickets gone.”
One other wrote: “Hey Arsenal, TicketmasterUK acquired to the entrance of the queue for tickets after which the system crashed a number of occasions and booted me out of the queue…what do I do now?”
And even ITV political editor Robert Peston tweeted: “Making an attempt to purchase Arsenal tickets this morning was an particularly maddening expertise.
“It is a membership that specialises in undermining the great will of followers.”
Arsenal introduced earlier this week that there could be no fan poll and that the Speedy Vienna tickets would solely be obtainable to prime members.
However the system nonetheless meant a mad scramble amongst determined Gooners.
A press release learn: “We won’t be working a ticketing poll for the match in opposition to Speedy Vienna.
“For this match solely, we shall be working a ‘first come, first served’ precedence sale to gold and premium Members who made their preliminary cost and registered for the poll in September.”
Followers are capable of return to stadiums from Wednesday below new authorities pointers.
As much as 4,000 can attend in Tier 1 areas – however there are none within the nation – and a pair of,000 in Tier 2 areas.
Golf equipment positioned in Tier 3 locations, like Manchester United, will still be forced to play behind closed doors.
Arsenal are preparing to travel to north London rivals Tottenham subsequent weekend in a sport that shall be performed in entrance of two,000 Spurs followers.
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