As One of the biggest events on the football calendar The Euro Cup winds down in France. The football fans from around the world have been tuned into the latest developments as they happen, and now with increased anticipation they are waiting for the ultimate football event – The 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. In this major tournament, 32 national teams from around the globe will be contesting for the coveted trophy and the titled of the world champions. Russian travel blog Russianblogger.me took a look at the tickets that recently went on sale and how much people are expected to pay to watch these one in a lifetime matches.
For those who are not satisfied with watching the World Cup action unfold on their television, or computer at home, the World Cup organizers have designed a variety of different packages to suit different needs, however there is a catch! The VIP package tickets went on sale on FIFA.com on June the 7th, 2016. These tickets are not cheap. The Russianblogger website revealed that those who are planning to go all out and wishes to indulge in a luxurious football world cup experience would need to set aside $2.8 million, to get the ultimate luxury a private lodge along with 51 chairs to see the games at the Luzhniki stadium, twelve at the Spartak, and another eight seats at the Saint Petersburg Stadium.
For people who will not be able to spend about $ 3 million USD, there are other millionaire packages, such as the one Russianblogger talk about in their post: “Fancy, a cheap discount on World Cup 2018 VIP tickets? You can plan on paying $1.4 million USD! This package will offer you your very own personal private lodge in each one of the three football stadiums, twenty-two seats at the Luzhniki, nine seats at the Spartak, and a suite, complete with eight seats at the St. Petersburg stadium.”
These prices may seem steep for most people, however this did not affect the desirability of the tickets, the committee of Russia 2018 reported that 4 of the VIP ticket packages have already been sold just a few hours after going on sale.
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