Soccer’s largest night time of the 12 months is formally right here with Tremendous Bowl LVIII, and it’s packed a stadium stuffed with keen followers and excited A-listers. Between the high-intensity championship match and Usher’s extravagant halftime present that includes visitor artists, who wouldn’t need to be within the stands for the occasion?
On 11 February, the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs go head-to-head for the NFL 2024 title in opposition to the San Fransisco 49ers. The sport is being held for the primary time on the Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada, marking a historic second for the town. What’s extra, if the Chiefs win on Sunday, it’ll be the primary time in 20 years a staff has gained back-to-back Tremendous Bowls. Final 12 months, the Kansas Metropolis staff beat the Philadelphia Eagles by simply three factors.
With the large day lastly right here, a number of high-profile attendees have been pictured within the stadium, with many flying in early for pre-game festivities.
On the prime of the record is the Grammy winner who’s been current for a lot of the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs video games this season: Taylor Swift. The 34-year-old singer travelled to Vegas from Tokyo, Japan, to look at her boyfriend, Travis Kelce, face off on the sector.
Some followers have been anxious Swift wouldn’t be capable of make the sport due to her Eras Tour reveals overseas. Nevertheless, the Embassy of Japan issued a proper assertion to guarantee X, previously referred to as Twitter, customers that she can be there.
“The Embassy of Japan in the US is conscious of latest media stories regarding the steps Taylor Swift might want to take to journey from Tokyo after her live performance on 10 February to Las Vegas in time to look at the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs play in Tremendous Bowl LVIII,” the assertion learn.
“Regardless of the 12-hour flight and 17-hour time distinction, the Embassy can confidently ‘Converse Now’ to say if she departs Tokyo within the night after her live performance, she ought to comfortably arrive in Las Vegas earlier than the Tremendous Bowl begins,” they continued.
On Sunday, Swift arrived at Allegiant Stadium alongside Blake Vigorous, Ice Spice, and her mom, Andrea Swift. For the event, the singer wore black denims, a black bustier prime, her signature purple lipstick, and a purple jacket slung over her shoulder, in honour of the Chiefs’ purple uniforms. Nevertheless, it was her equipment that had a deeper which means, as Swift wore a necklace with the quantity “87” round her neck, a tribute to Kelce’s staff quantity.
Along with Ice Spice and Vigorous, Swift was additionally joined by her good good friend Lana Del Rey, who was seated within the stands immediately under Swift’s suite. At one level throughout the recreation, the pair linked arms.
An NBC Proper Now report confirmed that Paul Rudd and Stonestreet would even be there on Sunday. The Ant-Man star arrived on the stadium alongside his 18-year-old son, Jack.
Jay-Z has made an look on the sidelines forward of the large recreation, alongside his daughters Blue Ivy and Rumi, earlier than he was joined within the stands by his spouse Beyoncé.
Queen Latifah has additionally revealed that she’s a soccer fan, as she was noticed cheering on the 49ers and Chiefs from the stands, whereas John Hamm was joined by Anna Osceola within the stadium.
Different stars who plan on cheering on the Chiefs from seats contained in the stadium embrace Jason Sudeikis, Melissa Etheridge, and Heidi Gardner, based on E! Information, whereas Jimmy Kimmel and LeBron James additionally made their approach to Las Vegas this weekend for the most important night time of soccer.
In the meantime, Justin Bieber, who’s rumoured to be becoming a member of halftime performer Usher throughout the halftime present, was noticed kissing Hailey Bieber within the stands.
Gwen Stefani was additionally at Allegiant Stadium, after she carried out throughout the pre-show alongside her husband Blake Shelton, as was Leonardo DiCaprio, who was seen on CBS’ footage of the sporting occasion.
After all, Brittany Mahomes is in Vegas to see her husband, Patrick, play alongside Kelce. Talking of notable companions, Christian McCaffrey’s fiancée, Olivia Culpo, confirmed her arrival to cheer on the 49ers. Braxton Berrios and Alix Earle are additionally within the stands, whereas Elon Musk proved he’s an enormous soccer fan as properly together with his attendance.
As well as, Publish Malone, Reba McEntire, and Andra Day carried out earlier than the sport. The “Queen” of nation music, McEntire, sang the Nationwide Anthem and was joined by Daniel Durant, who will probably be performing the music in signal language.
The Tremendous Bowl will probably be streaming on CBS, Fubo, Paramount+, YouTube, and YouTube TV. Kickoff is at 6.30pm ET.
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