But we all know the real challenge here is how to handle the 4am AEST start time, with most of us having to face a full day of work directly after the final siren goes off. Yikes!
Whether you’re getting the crew together or going it alone, we’ve got your finals-viewing sorted. Here are 5 Tips for Acing Your World Cup Party:
1. PREPARATION IS KEY
Pre-game sleep is vital to ensuring you last the entire game. We’ve calculated that if you fall asleep at precisely 9pm AEST Sunday, you’ll have a solid 6 and a half hours of sleep. Tired? Not you!
If you’re watching it with your friends, family or housemates, we suggest rallying the troops 3.30am to ensure ample time to get your costume on (more on this later) and prepare the coffee and snacks. Game prep level? Expert.
2. A WINNING OUTFIT
For some the pure excitement of the grand final will have them springing out of bed, but for the rest of the world… Er, not so much. A festive outfit is not mandatory, but recommended, to get you in the World Cup zone.
3. FUEL YOURSELF
Keeping the troops happy with an army of snack options is key surviving the early morning game. Skip the classics like chips and go for something with a hit of energy. Basically, anything with coffee will do the trick.
Coffee will take you from this:
To this: #GAMEFACE on
4. THERE’S ONLY ONE WAY TO WATCH
There’s no better way to watch the action unfold than on a Premium ULED 4K TV, Official TV of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Featuring 1000+ Dimming Zones, Quantum Dot Technology, and all-new Sports Mode, the 2018 ULED range makes those memorable sporting moments all the more vivid.
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5. AN ALARM IS YOUR BEST FRIEND
If you’re expected to be in the office at 9 am, an hour power nap after the game will have you feeling recharged and ready to face the day. Just remember this important step:
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