Sport news UEFA confirm they WILL let English fans into the Europa League final in Gdansk, just nine days after foreign travel is allowed, with up to 6,000 Man United and Arsenal supporters to head to Poland - even if it's not on the Government 'green li
Premierleague-News.com - European football governing body, UEFA, says 9,500 supporters will be allowed at the 41,000-seat Gdansk Stadium on May 26 - and 6,000 can be travelling fans.
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Fans will be allowed to attend the Europa League final in Gdansk later this month, after UEFA reached an agreement over spectators with the Polish government.The European football governing body says that 9,500 supporters will be allowed into the 40,000-seat Gdansk Stadium on May 26.And 6,000 tickets will be available to fans and members of the public, raising the exciting prospect that Manchester United and Arsenal supporters could be at the game, if they both emerge from their semi-finals.Each club in the final will be allocated 2,000 tickets, but fans may also get their hands on some of the 2,000 that go on general sale. The remainder of the tickets, will be supplied to the local organising committee, UEFA and national associations, commercial partners and broadcasters. Manchester United have all but secured their spot in the final, having thrashed Roma 6-2 in the first leg of their semi at Old Trafford, last week. They travel to the Stadio Olimpico in Rome on Thursday to complete the job.
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. The Gunners trail 2-1 after the first leg and will seek to overturn the deficit at the Emirates Stadium later this week. Currently, government travel restrictions prevent UK nationals travelling abroad for holidays, including Poland. Transport minister Grant Shapps has not confirmed foreign travel can resume on May 17 The earliest possible date for foreign travel to resume is May 17, but that has not been confirmed by Transport Secretary Grant Shapps.Even if travel restrictions are eased, the viability of travel to Poland for some fans may depend on the UK government's traffic light system.Countries will be designated a colour, red, amber, or green, which will determine the quarantine requirements on the return to the UK. 'Red countries' would require travellers returning to the UK to quarantine in a government-approved hotel, while an amber rating would require people to self isolate at home for 10 days. Gdansk Stadium in Poland is due to host the Europa League final on May 26 this year
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