UEFA have confirmed a crowd of up to 13,000 will able to attend the Uefa Super Cup between Chelsea and Villarreal at Windsor Park in Belfast.
The Europa League winners Villarreal meet the Champions League holder Chelsea on August 11, kicking off at 8pm.
Tickets sales for fans of each club will be managed by the respective clubs.
Supporters can apply for general tickets up until 3pm on August 2 – with all of those successful required to show proof of a negative PCR or lateral flow Covid-19 test on entry to the ground, where no food or drink will be sold from the kiosks on the concourse area.
Any fans coming from outside the UK will need to comply with border entry restrictions and requirements which are in force at the time of the match – with no exemptions granted to ticket holders.
Chelsea, meanwhile, continued extraoutstanding working at Cobham training base, with Thomas Tuchel’s men looking forward to win the trophy for the first time in history.
The Blues have lost their previous two Super Cup fixtures following European triumphs. After the win over Bayern Munich in 2012, the lost 4-1 to Atletico Madrid. They then lost on penalties to Liverpool in 2019 after winning the Europa League under Maurizio Sarri.
With extraoutstanding working continued at Cobham, Andreas Christensen, Cesar Azipilicueta made return to Chelsea on Friday morning for pre-season campaign, but Thiago Silva, Mason Mount, Reece James and Ben Chilwell all are expected to return next week.
Before Thomas Tuchel’s men trip to Belfast to take on Villarreal at Windsor Park, Chelsea will involve in The Mind Series tournament, which is start on Sunday afternoon as Blues trip to Emirates stadium to lock horns with Arsenal before welcome Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday evening.