Real Madrid to charge big bucks to watch training session

Thursday July 12th, 2012

In this economy, fans are trying to find ways to find cheap tickets so they could see their favorite teams play.  If you are fan of soccer powerhouse Real Madrid, get ready to pay big bucks to watch the team do jumping jacks, run around and bounce the ball off of their head.

Real Madrid will hold an open training session at UCLA on August 4th and they are charging fans up to $382 for a VIP pass. The cheapest ticket is $85. The training session is in preparation of four friendly matches against the United States.

Here are some of the "amenities" that come with the ticket prices:

In addition to giving you a seat in a covered area, the VIP pass includes the opportunity to meet Real Madrid players after training and be photographed with the Casillas, Ronaldo and co. The lucky VIP will also enjoy a continental breakfast at the training facilities chosen by Madrid.
The training session last year at UCLA was closed to the public.

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