GAA warn that they’ll automatically cancel touted tickets for All-Ireland finals
THE GAA HAVE warned that tickets being resold for prices above face value for the All-Ireland hurling and football finals will be cancelled.
A statement released this morning ahead of Galway and Limerick’s All-Ireland senior hurling showpiece on Sunday and the football decider between Dublin and Tyrone on 2 September reads in full:
“Tickets for GAA All-Ireland Finals are distributed directly to our Clubs and County Committees.
“Any tickets being sold in excess of face value on touting websites that are brought to the attention of the GAA will be automatically cancelled.
“The Association also routinely monitors ticket touting websites and where possible, endeavours to establish the original source of the tickets, taking action where necessary.
“We look forward to the co-operation of our members and supporters in this matter and urge everyone to purchase tickets from official sources only.”