New Delhi: According to reports released by ticketing giant ticketbis, a fan has splurged a record GBP 9,879 (INR 9,69,816 approx) to attend the all-Madrid Champions League Final at the San Siro in Milan.
Thus, beating the earlier record set last year for a VIP ticket of the same event, when a fan had payed GBP 8,704 (INR 854107 approx) to attend the match between FC Barcelona and Juventus.
On Saturday, Real Madrid take on fierce rivals Athletico Madrid for their 11th Champions League trophy. On the other hand, after their defeat to Real in the 2014 Champions League final at the Estadio Da Luz in Lisbon, Diego Simeone's men will be looking for salvation.
Real superstar Cristiano Ronaldo will be looking to break his own record of 17 goals in one edition of the Champions League, as he has already scored 16 goals this year. Some believe, this clash could also be crucial in the race to win the Ballon d'Or, as Antoine Griezmann, who has scored 7 goals, is being pitted against Ronaldo.