The United States’ biggest sporting event of the year is fast approaching.
Here is everything you need to know about Super Bowl LVI if you are an Australian fan.
When is Super Bowl LVI?
The 56th edition of the Super Bowl will take place on Sunday, February 13 (Monday, February 14 AEDT) 2022.
6:30pm EST (10:30am AEDT) is typically the start time for the NFL’s showpiece game.
Where is Super Bowl LVI?
Super Bowl LVI will be held at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California.
The stadium is home to the NFL’s Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers and will host the largest game on the American sporting calendar after only one full season of use.
2022 will also mark the eighth Super Bowl played in L.A. County.
How to watch Super Bowl LVI in Australia
ESPN will be streaming Super Bowl LVI down under and can be viewed via Foxtel or Kayo.
The match will also be broadcast free-to-air on Channel 7.
Pre-match coverage on both networks typically begins around 9:00am AEDT.
Who is playing in Super Bowl LVI?
The American Football Conference (AFC) and National Football Conference (NFC) champions will face off in the 2022 edition of the Super Bowl.
In the AFC, Cincinnati Bengals pulled off a remarkable comeback victory against red-hot favourite Kansas City Chiefs, securing an over-time victory and a spot in the Super Bowl.
In the NFC, Los Angeles Rams picked up a three-point victory over the San Francisco 49ers, and will now head their second Super Bowl in the past four seasons.
Super Bowl LVI betting odds
|Los Angeles Rams||$1.47|
Super Bowl MVP betting odds
|Matt Stafford (Rams)||$2|
|Joe Burrow (Bengals)||$3.25|
|Cooper Kupp (Rams)||$7|
|Ja’Marr Chase (Bengals)||$18|
|Aaron Donald (Rams)||$18|
|Odell Beckham Jr||$21|
Who is performing in the halftime show?
The Super Bowl has a reputation for putting on memorable halftime shows with notable performers.
This year’s halftime show will be headlined by iconic hip-hop artists Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige, and Kendrick Lamar.
Which cities are hosting the Super Bowl next?
Hosting the Super Bowl is a highly important event for any city, with a stadium playing host to the biggest single event on the American sporting calendar.
Here are the locations and stadiums in line to host the game in the coming years.
|2022||Inglewood, California||SoFi Stadium|
|2023||Glendale, Arizona||State Farm Stadium|
|2024||Las Vegas, Nevada||Allegiant Stadium|
|2025||New Orleans, Louisiana||Caesars Superdome|