The price of resale tickets for Lionel Messi’s (36) debut in the U.S. Major League Soccer (MLS) has soared to 140 million won.
According to CNN on Nov. 17 (local time), tickets for Messi’s first game in the U.S. Major League Soccer (MLS) for Inter Miami are selling for up to $110,000 (about 140 million won) on the sales platform Vivid Seats.
It’s the most expensive ticket ever for an MLS game, CNN reported.
Messi will make his official debut on Sept. 21 when Miami hosts Cruz Azul of the Mexican League.
Miami officially announced the signing of Messi on its website on April 16.
Specific terms of Messi’s contract were not announced, but Miami president Jorge Mas previously said that “Messi’s salary could be up to $60 million.”
“I’m very excited to start my new career in the US with this team,” said Messi via the Miami organization. I look forward to working with them on a beautiful project in their new home.”
The average ticket price for the first regular-season game against Charlotte next month on Nov. 20 is $288, up nearly 900 percent since Messi’s signing was announced.
Miami is currently in last place in the MLS Eastern Conference with a 15th-place finish, but ticket prices for all Miami matches have also increased by about 700 percent since Messi’s signing, CNN said.
Messi is a soccer legend who has won the Ballon d’Or seven times and lifted numerous trophies, 카지노사이트 including four UEFA Champions League titles, one Olympic gold medal, and three FIFA World Cup titles.