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The Super Bowl!


The Super Bowl is the annual championship game of the National Football League (NFL) and the most anticipated and exciting sporting event in the US along with the countdown to a big star's half-time performance!

When is the Super Bowl?

Super Bowl 53 will be on Sunday, February 3 2019 in the brand-new Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia. The exact kickoff time is yet to be determined and will be set at a later date.

Why is Super Bowl special?

32 teams compete for the championship and, ulike other professional sports leagues, the NFL decides their champion with only one. This winner-takes-all format adds to the drama of the game and sets the stage for an exciting finale to each NFL season.

How many people will watch the Super Bowl?

Mercedes-Benz Stadium seats 71,000 people but can expand to seat more than 80,000. The game will be televised in the US by NBC and shown to over 100 million sports and entertainment fans in over 170 countries. It is the most-watched single-day sporting event in the world.

What other events will there be around the Super Bowl?

There is the half-time show of course, where either one performer or a series of performers sing and dance. Previous Super Bowl half-time shows include Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Beyonce and Coldplay. Get ready to also watch the amazing commercials in between the game.

Is Super Bowl Sunday a national holiday?

It might as well be! It is not just an ordinary day in the US, it is somewhat a national holiday.

Tip: Wait until the countdown hits 0 if you're in for a treat!

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