Football: Five pairs of Barclays Asia Trophy finale tickets up for grabs

A Barclays Asia Trophy match between Arsenal and Singapore Select XI at the Singapore Sports Hub on July 15 2015.
A Barclays Asia Trophy match between Arsenal and Singapore Select XI at the Singapore Sports Hub on July 15 2015.ST PHOTO: CHONG JUN LIANG

SINGAPORE - Tickets to the Barclays Asia Trophy finale on Saturday (July 18) are almost sold out, with fewer than 5,000 tickets available as of Thursday afternoon.

But here is another chance to get your hands of the much sought-after tickets to the event, which will see Stoke City play Singapore Select XI in the third place play-off, and Arsenal take on Everton in the final for the Barclays Asia Trophy.

To celebrate the @STSportsdesk Twitter account reaching more than 20,000 followers to become the most-followed sports account in Singapore, The Straits Times, in partnership with Barclays, is giving away five pairs of Category 2 tickets to the event to reward the ST Sports Desk's faithful followers.

All you have to do is follow ST Sports Desk on Twitter, and tweet @STSportsdesk saying why you deserve to win the tickets. You must also include the hashtags #BAT2015 and #STBarclays.

Deadline for this contest if 6pm July 17, Friday. Winners will be notified by Friday evening.