Where is Super Bowl 2018 being performed? US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota hosts NFL showpiece between Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots

AMERICA is gearing up for the most important occasion in its sporting calendar with the Super Bowl happening on February four.

New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles will go face to face on the glitzy new US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.

 The 66,200-seat US Bank Stadium opened for business two years ago

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The sixty six,200-seat US Bank Stadium opened for enterprise two years in the past

Right here is a fast information to the state-of-the-artwork venue internet hosting this yr's NFL championship recreation.

Where is the US Bank Stadium?

THIS season's Super Bowl will happen on the US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

It'll be 26 years because the metropolis final hosted the occasion, means again in 1992 .

That recreation was held on the Herbert Humphrey Metrodome, which was torn right down to make approach for the present stadium.

 US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota will host Super Bowl 52 on February 4

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US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota will host Super Bowl fifty two on February four

When was it constructed?

AFTER the Dome was demolished, the brand new floor was put up in its place.

Residence of the Minnesota Vikings, it was formally completed in June 2016 and the group performed their first pre-season video games simply six weeks later.

What is the capability?

BUILT at a price of $1.1bn and that includes a hard and fast roof, the stadium can maintain sixty six,665 spectators.

However for particular occasions – together with the Super Bowl – this may be expanded to 70,000.

 Tom Brady marshalled another stunning comeback from 10 points down against Jacksonville to reach the Super Bowl

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Tom Brady marshalled one other beautiful comeback from 10 factors down towards Jacksonville to succeed in the Super Bowl

New England Patriots tackle Philadelphia Eagles in the showpiece conflict on Sunday, February four.

The sport kicks off at eleven.30pm UK time and might be stay on Sky Sports activities, BBC and NFL Recreation Move.

AMERICA is gearing up for the most important occasion in its sporting calendar with the Super Bowl happening on February four.

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