10,000 Fredrikstad fans prepare for party
After defeating Honefoss BK in the first leg of their qualifying playoff last Sunday 4-1 at the AKA Arena, reports from the FFK spectators camp for their final match tomorrow has confirmed to Sierra Express Media that about 10,000 spectators for FFK are expected in their home match against Honefoss Thursday to celebrate the biggest party ever in recent years if they qualify for the Tippeligaen. (Photo: FFK fans)
At lunchtime today Wednesday, 8,000 tickets has already reportedly sold. – It is not quite stiff barracks, but we are hoping for around 10,000 spectators. It would be fantastic in nine cold weather and northerly winds, “says sales and marketing Magne Rummelhoff.
Last year, Fredrikstad moved down after its loss to arch-rival Sarpsborg in the semifinals of qualifying. Then, it was also set attendance record with 12,404 spectators.
Fredrikstad Stadium has a capacity of 12,560 spectators. Fredrikstad players thanked the fans after the first final match in the league qualifier against Hønefoss.
After a superb win in Hønefoss, they look set with a great advantage to see off Sierra Leonean Umaru Bangura Honefoss side out of the Tippeligaen for next season.
Meanwhile, according to reports it is more likely Hønefoss fine defender, Umaru Zangallay Bangura will leave the Norwegian side for another club in the same Tippeligaen for next season.
Also confirm by the Norwegian press BT that the player is too good to go down with Honefoss, as many clubs are following the development of the player with Hønefoss.
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