Tickets for Leicester’s final home game on sale for $22,000
Leicester City is gearing up for the biggest party in their 132-year history and fans wanting to be a part of it will have to pay big bucks.
If you search through many online re-sale websites then the price for a pair of tickets is as high as $22,000 for the final home game of the season.
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The most expensive single ticket for a Leicester game is usually $68.
Leicester face Everton on May 7 and they could be crowned champions on or before that day.
It is likely that they will be handed the Premier League trophy at the end of that game -- they need three wins from their remaining five matches to absolutely guarantee the title -- so every Foxes fans is desperate to see their team potentially complete one of the greatest achievements in sporting history.
Claudio Ranieri’s side is currently seven points ahead of second-placed Tottenham Hotspur with five games to go.
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Tickets went on general sale for the game on Monday and sold out within 90 minutes. The local newspaper, the Leicester Mercury, have a statement from the club warning fans about ticket scalpers.
Single seats were initially listed online for around $5,000 a piece but getting a pair of seats together will cost you big.
Being in Leicester a few weekends ago to see them beat Southampton 1-0 and take a huge step towards winning the title, there were already vultures circling looking to make some money from the Foxes success.
Example: this guy below who was selling scarves for $7.50 each and making a fortune...
No doubt the price will continue to soar between now and May 7 as the impossible dream comes closer to becoming a reality.