“A totally historic Super Bowl! "
It is the unmissable sporting event and the most watched event on the other side of the Atlantic.The audience: more than 100 million viewers in the United States, around a billion in the world.It will take place under unprecedented conditions due to to the coronavirus pandemic with only 22,000 spectators - including 7,500 caregivers, all vaccinated - in a stadium that can hold 65,000.The final of the National Football League (NFL) will be refereed for the first time in its history by a woman, Sarah Thomas, will be broadcast on beIN Sports, broadcaster of the NFL championship since 2013, and for the first time on the channel L'Equipe, confirming the interest of the French in this sport.
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Gregory Ascher.- This Super Bowl is already historic, even before it took place.While all the competitions are held behind closed doors, the organizers have found a solution to bring in the public by reducing the capacity of the stadium.people - including 7,500 vaccinated caregivers, to thank them for their work in this time of Covid - will attend the event.This Super Bowl, the first after Trump, wants to reunite America.[Donald Trump sharply criticized the behavior of some players who knelt during the national anthem to denounce the police violence.NDLR].Finally, in sporting terms, we have the most beautiful poster possible with the greatest quarterback in the world, Tom Brady [43 years old, he will play his 10th Super Bowl] and the future best player in the world, the rising star of 25 years, Patrick Mahones.It is an event which goes well beyond the framework of sport.
Posted Date: 2021-02-15