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Sparta Prague away section: Guide for Liverpool fans

Liverpool fans will be looking forward to their first away game against Sparta Prague since February 11, 2011.

The name of the stadium has changed since 2011, when it was called the Generali Arena. It is now known as the epet ARENA due to sponsorship reasons.

Sparta Prague will prove to be a tough test for Liverpool, as they came back to beat Galatasaray 6-4 on aggregate in the UEFA Europa League play-off round.


How many Liverpool fans in Prague?

An allocation of 988 tickets were available for Liverpool fans in Prague. A further 200 top category seats have also been allocated for players, staff, travelling club staff and VIPs.

Where do the Liverpool fans sit in the epet ARENA?

Liverpool fans will be located in Sector F, with an entrance at Gate 5, which is placed in the upper north-west corner of the stadium.

Supporters can walk to the stadium from the Old Town Square. Normally, for travelling away fans, there is a collective supporters’ walk to the ground with police accompaniment.

Full fans’ matchday guide for Liverpool vs Sparta Praha

Where to eat & drink for Liverpool fans in Prague

Liverpool fans will be spoilt for choice when looking for places to eat and drink. Fans should look to try traditional Prague dishes such as schnitzel, koprovka, goulash, and dumplings.

Pilsner Czech beer is popular with locals, but travelling supporters should also sample kozel and Staropramen, which is widely served in British pubs.

Old Town Square was a popular destination for Rangers fans in October 2023, as there is no shortage of restaurants and pubs.

Rangers fans were advised to go to The Dubliner Irish Bar, which has a wide selection of beers, holds over 300 people, and has numerous TV screens showing sport.

Ticket collection information for Liverpool fans in Prague

All Liverpool fans in Prague will have to collect their tickets at the Novotel Praha Wenceslas Square. This hotel is a 23-minute walk from the Old Town Square (Staroměstské náměstí).

Key details in Liverpool’s ticket collection guide for travelling supporters include that supporters must provide details for every person attending the match. If supporters provide the same details for more than one ticket, their ticket booking will be cancelled with no refund.

How to get to the epet ARENA?

The epet ARENA is located next to the biggest park in Prague, which is called Stromovka.

There are two subway stops close to the epet ARENA (Hradčanská and Vltavská). For fans looking to drive to the stadium, visitors can park at the nearby Letenská pláň.

Away supporters are usually encouraged to walk collectively to the stadium from the Old Town Square, as mentioned above. The walk from the Old Town Square to epet ARENA is around 3km and will be accompanied by a police escort.

Will Murray

Freelance football journalist. Experience writing for When Saturday, Comes,, Elite Scholars and Total Football Analysis. Recently finished an MA in Sport Journalism at the University of Brighton. Long-time season ticket holder at the two-time European Champions Nottingham Forest.

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