Down on the lower sidelines. Bay 110. Row 14. Seat 10. A whopping $222,380.
The NFL Super Bowl kicks off around 10:30am AEST today and one fan could pay more than AU$222,000 for a single seat to watch the New England Patriots take on the Seattle Seahawks.
That equates to around $63,500 per hour or a little over $1000 per minute.
Super Bowl XLIX has a narrow majority of experts picking the New England Patriots to beat the Seattle Seahawks but it’s very, very close.
Head to head, Australia’s Sportsbet is offering odds of AU$1.92 for both teams. Which means the purchaser of the high-priced seat would need to bet almost $116,000 (and win) if they wanted to cover their cost of attendance.
Here’s the seating map which specifies where the lucky football fan will plonk his keister for around three-and-a-half hours.
And here’s the proof StubHub! is selling the super-priced ticket.