Dubai, United Arab Emirates (CNN) – Turki Al-Sheikh, Chairman of the General Entertainment Authority in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, announced the launch of a “beyond imagination” ticket in a public auction, starting with one million riyals ($ 266,000) for the “Riyadh Season Cup” match.
The “Riyadh Season Cup” match is scheduled to be held between the French team, Paris Saint-Germain, and a team consisting of the Saudi stars of Al-Hilal Club and Al-Nasr Club, on January 19, at Fahd International Stadium. The match may witness the first confrontation between the Argentine stars Lionel Messi and the Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo, after his transfer to the Saudi victory.
Turki Al-Sheikh said, on his Twitter account: “For the first time… an auction was put on the only ticket (above imagination) with unique and different features that are very special,” adding: “It will have advantages, including attending the coronation of the Riyadh Season Cup, honoring the winner of the cup, and entering the dressing room.” “.
He continued, saying, “The auction ends on the 17th, and no one talks to me for less than a million riyals… I am entering the auction now with 2 million riyals for this ticket,” indicating that the entire proceeds from selling the ticket will go to a charitable organization.
Turki Al-Sheikh had announced that the demand for tickets to attend the match from the stands of the stadium had exceeded the two million mark.