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A range of tickets will be available to businesses and fans, with the competition expected to boast some major attractions...

Match tickets for next month's FIFA Under-17 World Cup in Nigeria have gone on sale, 31 days prior to the big kick-off.

Tournament organisers advertised on Wednesday the availability of tickets, which come at a range of prices and are available to both corporations and individuals.

The prices for the tickets range from 300 naira (about $2) to 10,500 naira (about $70).

For the opening match between hosts Nigeria and Germany, a fan is expected to pay 3,000 naira (about $20).

That will also be the price for a ticket for knockout stages of the competition, leading all the way to the grand finale on November 15 at the Abuja National Stadium.

The most expensive corporate tickets will go for 10,500 naira at the venues of Lagos, where Brazil will play, Calabar and Kaduna.

Lagos will also stage the two semi-finals of the championship.

Besides being the host of the biannual tournament, Nigeria are also the defending champions, having won the competition two years ago in South Korea courtesy of a penalty shootout win over Spain in the final.

Samm Audu,