24 June 2017
With the Carling Black Label Champion Cup (CBL) stand tickets out on sale, there are exclusive VIP packages that are available to the general public ahead of the much-anticipated 2017/18 football season opener when Kaizer Chiefs take on Orlando Pirates at the FNB Stadium on 29 July 2017.
The seventh edition of the premier southern hemisphere competition featuring the two Soweto football giants is a chance to book your unique view and a feel of the famous FNB Stadium suite experience for family, friends and corporate guests with five packages that meet your requirements.
The Supporters Package (R945 p/p excl. VAT), Standard Package (R2 285 p/p excl. VAT), Premium Package (R2 930 p/p excl. VAT) and the VVIP Package (R5 100 p/p excl. VAT) are available through SAIL (www.sail.co.za), Computicket and Shoprite/Checkers retail outlets around the country.
The popular Stadium Management SA Lounge, where friends meet with exclusive treatment and a cash bar, is also available through Computicket and Shoprite/Checkers costing supporters R1 260 excl. VAT. Stand tickets cost R70 (Level 5 unreserved), R100 (Level 1 unreserved) and R170 (Level 2 reserved).
CONGRATULATIONS to the successfully staged 2016 CBL Cup at FNB Stadium – nominated in the international Stadium Business Awards that took place in Dublin, Ireland on 22 June 2017 – was placed second in the category of ‘Fan Experience’ of the Year.
Whilst Chiefs walked away with the honors and the bragging rights in this unique Soweto Derby fixture beamed live to an international audience, this year’s competition has an added twist for supporters, who votes for the starting lineup and now also have to pick their preferred playing system in the only football event in the world where fans are the coaches on the day.
Information pertaining to event planning, public transportation opportunities as well as crucial safety and security messages will be released in due course.
Interesting Facts about the 2016 Carling Black Label Champion Cup held at FNB Stadium on 30 July 2016:
FNB stadium event day attendance: 93,747
Corporate guests: 8,454
Barmen and waiters deployed: 735
Security members deployed: 1,437
Beers sold: 27,376
Cleaners – via the SMSA Community Project: 264
For more information on the Carling Black Label Champion Cup, please www.carlingblacklabel.co.za.