Ottomax blasts FKF over high ticket prices

Ottomax blasts FKF over high ticket prices

Ottomax blasts FKF over high ticket prices

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The legendary goalkeeper Mathew Ottomax has joined the chorus of disapproval over the high ticket prices for the eagerly awaited Sunday clash pitting sworn rivals Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards in the GOTv Shield Cup.

The former Leopards shot stopper believes that charging the terraces Sh 500 is way too high and will  lock out  many soccer lovers from   going to enjoy the thrill of the  action.

“This (high ticket price) is surely kicking real lovers of Kenyan soccer out of the game... How do you charge the popular Russian side Sh 500 in a match pitting mighty K’Ogalo and the Invincible Ingwe in a country where football belongs to the under paid enthusiasts?” he wondered.

Football Kenya Federation on Wednesday announced that the terraces tickets would retail at Sh 500 with the VIP retailing at Sh 1000 but there has been hue and cry from many quarters over the same with fans terming it a reap off.

The high charges could deter many fans from going to the stadia to watch the final match of the season that interestingly pits Kenya’s’ most supported clubs     

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