It will be standing room only in the Amsterdam Arena for Sunday’s match between Ajax and FC Twente. The championship match has been sold out for a month. A total of 51.621 spectators will be present in the stadium. Ajax’s home turf advantage will be clear. FC Twente will bring 1.600 fans to the Amsterdam ArenA.
The Amsterdam ArenA’s official capacity is 52.656 seats. 1.035 of those seats are considered overcapacity. The seats around the visitors’ stand act as a safety buffer and cannot be used as seating.
There will be more supporters attending the Ajax – FC Twente match than during the UEFA Champions League matches against Real Madrid and AC Milan. In both cases, 2.600 fans from the visiting team attended. At the Ajax – RSC Anderlecht (UEFA Europa League), 2.600 Belgian fans were present in the extended Amsterdam ArenA’s visitor’s stand.
The last tickets for Ajax – FC Twente have been sold since April 11th. The counter, which for standard competition matches normally stands at 42.592 season tickets, increased rapidly to 51.621. The press stand will also be completely full on Sunday with both national and international press. The sky-box business seats for the match have been sold out for several months.