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UEFA Champions League Sevilla FC v Leicester City FC travel advice

Travel advice for Leicester City football fans travelling to Seville (Spain) for the Sevilla FC v Leicester City FC match on Wednesday 22 February.

Advice for fans travelling to Seville for the Leicester City FC match with Sevilla FC on. Wednesday 22 February.

  • Date: Wednesday 22 February
  • Venue: Ramón Sánchez-Pizjuán Stadium, Seville
  • Kick off time: . 8.45pm (local time) As well as this advice, check out our travel advice for Spain

Passports and visas

  • you don’t need a visa to travel to Spain, but your passport should be valid for the proposed duration of your stay. No additional period of validity beyond this is required
  • remember your European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) is valid for Spain. You should consider taking out travel insurance, even if you’re only going for one night - it could save you a lot of money if you get into difficulties
  • you must provide ID (your passport) if requested by a police officer. The police have the right to hold you at a police station until your identity is confirmed.
  • always take care of your passport, as obtaining a replacement is costly and time-consuming

Getting to the stadium

The stadium is located on the Sevilla Fútbol Club street, off the calle Luis de Morales behind the Nervion Plaza commercial centre.

At the match

  • gates will open 2 hours before the match starts, at 6.45pm
  • Leicester City fans should enter the stadium through gates 11 and 12
  • you should obey Spanish Police instructions and avoid physical contact of any type (including requests to take photos etc.)
  • if you’re drunk you won’t be allowed into the stadium.
  • no flares, fireworks, alcohol, cans, glass, bottle tops, food or drink are allowed in the stadium. Snacks, soft drinks and water are available inside the stadium. Flag and banner poles should be removed before entering

Tips

  • petty criminals operate in large crowds so be careful with your valuables. In Seville, as in any other city, beware of pickpockets and bag snatchers at airports, railway stations, around the town centre and when using public transport. Only carry what you need, leave spare cash and valuables in hotel safety deposits
  • drinking in the streets in Spain is illegal, and you can be arrested for doing so

Contact the British Consulate in Malaga

British Consulate Malaga
Edificio Eurocom 2nd floor
Calle Mauricio Moro Pareto 2,
29006 Malaga (Spain)

Telephone 952 352300 (also for out of hours emergencies) Office hours: Monday to Friday: 9 to 1pm

For more information you can visit

Emergency services numbers

The local emergency services contact number is 112

Further information

Leicester web