Ranking the most expensive World Cup tickets by country

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Seat Geek has broken down the prices of World Cup tickets by country. Brazil takes the top spot with tickets averaging a whopping $1,878, this is no surprise considering they are the host country and the popularity of soccer among Brazilians. The U.S. didn’t break the top ten and you might be shocked at which country took the second spot on the list. Take a look at the rankings and see how all of the countries stack up. Served Fresh by Subway


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Referee Benjamin Williams of Australia walks beside Ecuador's Alexander Dominguez (L) as Honduras national soccer players argue with him during their 2014 World Cup Group E soccer match at the Baixada arena in Curitiba June 20, 2014. Jerry Bengtson of Honduras had hit the ball into the goal, but this was disallowed by Williams as it was a handball. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) TOPCUP
Referee Williams walks beside Ecuador's Dominguez as Honduras national soccer players argue with him during their 2014 World Cup Group E soccer match at the Baixada arena in Curitiba
Referee Benjamin Williams of Australia walks beside Ecuador's Alexander Dominguez (L) as Honduras national soccer players argue with him during their 2014 World Cup Group E soccer match at the Baixada arena in Curitiba June 20, 2014. Jerry Bengtson of Honduras had hit the ball into the goal, but this was disallowed by Williams as it was a handball. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) TOPCUP
Greece's Giorgios Samaras commits a foul against Japan's Atsuto Uchida (L) during their 2014 World Cup Group C soccer match at the Dunas arena in Natal June 19, 2014. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) TOPCUP
Greece's Samaras commits a foul against Japan's Uchida during their 2014 World Cup soccer match in Natal
Greece's Giorgios Samaras commits a foul against Japan's Atsuto Uchida (L) during their 2014 World Cup Group C soccer match at the Dunas arena in Natal June 19, 2014. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) TOPCUP
BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL - JUNE 21: Iran fans during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group F match between Argentina and Iran at Estadio Mineirao on June 21, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Amin Mohammad Jamali/Getty Images)
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BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL - JUNE 21: Iran fans during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group F match between Argentina and Iran at Estadio Mineirao on June 21, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Amin Mohammad Jamali/Getty Images)
Colombia's Pablo Armero, left, and Ivory Coast's Max Gradel battle for the ball during the group C World Cup soccer match between Colombia and Ivory Coast at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, June 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)
Colombia's Pablo Armero, left, and Ivory Coast's Max Gradel battle for the ball during the group C World Cup soccer match between Colombia and Ivory Coast at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, June 19, 2014
Colombia's Pablo Armero, left, and Ivory Coast's Max Gradel battle for the ball during the group C World Cup soccer match between Colombia and Ivory Coast at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, June 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)
Australia's Mathew Leckie is closed down by Spain's Raul Albiol, left, and Spain's Juanfran during the group B World Cup soccer match between Australia and Spain at the Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Australia's Mathew Leckie is closed down by Spain's Raul Albiol, left, and Spain's Juanfran during the group B World Cup soccer match between Australia and Spain at the Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014
Australia's Mathew Leckie is closed down by Spain's Raul Albiol, left, and Spain's Juanfran during the group B World Cup soccer match between Australia and Spain at the Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Switzerland players celebrate at the end of the 2014 World Cup Group E soccer match between Switzerland and Ecuador at the Brasilia national stadium in Brasilia, June 15, 2014. REUTERS/David Gray (BRAZIL - Tags: TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
Switzerland players celebrate at the end of the 2014 World Cup Group E soccer match between Switzerland and Ecuador at the Brasilia national stadium
Switzerland players celebrate at the end of the 2014 World Cup Group E soccer match between Switzerland and Ecuador at the Brasilia national stadium in Brasilia, June 15, 2014. REUTERS/David Gray (BRAZIL - Tags: TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
South Korea's Ki Sung-yueng heads the ball during their 2014 World Cup Group H soccer match against Algeria at the Beira Rio stadium in Porto Alegre June 22, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
South Korea's Ki Sung-yueng heads the ball during their 2014 World Cup Group H soccer match against Algeria at the Beira Rio stadium in Porto Alegre
South Korea's Ki Sung-yueng heads the ball during their 2014 World Cup Group H soccer match against Algeria at the Beira Rio stadium in Porto Alegre June 22, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
Giancarlo Gonzalez, Patrick Pemberton and Oscar Duarte of Costa Rica celebrate the 1-0 win after the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica at Arena Pernambuco on June 20, 2014 in Recife, Brazil. (Photo by Lars Baron - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)
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Giancarlo Gonzalez, Patrick Pemberton and Oscar Duarte of Costa Rica celebrate the 1-0 win after the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica at Arena Pernambuco on June 20, 2014 in Recife, Brazil. (Photo by Lars Baron - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)
Russia's Andrey Semenov (C) attempts an overhead kick next to Belgium's Jan Vertonghen (L) and Toby Alderweireld during their 2014 World Cup Group H soccer match at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro June 22, 2014. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP) TOPCUP
Russia's Semenov attempts an overhead kick next to Belgium's Vertonghen and Alderweireld during their 2014 World Cup Group H soccer match at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro
Russia's Andrey Semenov (C) attempts an overhead kick next to Belgium's Jan Vertonghen (L) and Toby Alderweireld during their 2014 World Cup Group H soccer match at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro June 22, 2014. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP) TOPCUP
Italy's national soccer players attend training session at the Dunas Arena soccer stadium in Natal, June 23, 2014. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
Italy's national soccer players attend training session at the Dunas Arena soccer stadium in Natal
Italy's national soccer players attend training session at the Dunas Arena soccer stadium in Natal, June 23, 2014. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
Bosnia's Edin Dzeko heads the ball next to Nigeria's Kenneth Omeruo (22) and Shola Ameobi as he misses a chance to score a goal during their 2014 World Cup Group F soccer match at the Pantanal arena in Cuiaba June 21, 2014. REUTERS/Michael Dalder (BRAZIL - Tags: SPORT SOCCER WORLD CUP TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
Bosnia's Dzeko heads the ball next to Nigeria's Omeruo and Ameobi as he misses a chance to score a goal during their 2014 World Cup Group F soccer match at the Pantanal arena in Cuiaba
Bosnia's Edin Dzeko heads the ball next to Nigeria's Kenneth Omeruo (22) and Shola Ameobi as he misses a chance to score a goal during their 2014 World Cup Group F soccer match at the Pantanal arena in Cuiaba June 21, 2014. REUTERS/Michael Dalder (BRAZIL - Tags: SPORT SOCCER WORLD CUP TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
Cameroon's Samuel Eto'o gestures in the rain during their 2014 World Cup Group A soccer match against Mexico at the Dunas arena in Natal June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Silva (BRAZIL - Tags: TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
Cameroon's Eto'o gestures in the rain during their 2014 World Cup Group A soccer match against Mexico at the Dunas arena in Natal
Cameroon's Samuel Eto'o gestures in the rain during their 2014 World Cup Group A soccer match against Mexico at the Dunas arena in Natal June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Silva (BRAZIL - Tags: TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
Ecuador's Enner Valencia celebrates after scoring a goal during their 2014 World Cup Group E soccer match against Honduras at the Baixada arena in Curitiba June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP) TOPCUP
Ecuador's Valencia celebrates after scoring a goal during their 2014 World Cup Group E soccer match against Honduras at the Baixada arena in Curitiba
Ecuador's Enner Valencia celebrates after scoring a goal during their 2014 World Cup Group E soccer match against Honduras at the Baixada arena in Curitiba June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP) TOPCUP
Nigeria's national soccer players Nigeria's Kenneth Omeruo (C) and Juwon Oshaniwa (R) celebrate their victory over Bosnia during their 2014 World Cup Group F soccer match at the Pantanal arena in Cuiaba June 21, 2014. Also seen are Nigeria's Joseph Yobo (top L) and Bosnia's Tino Sven Susic. (REUTERS/Michael Dalder)
Photos of the day - June 21, 2014
Nigeria's national soccer players Nigeria's Kenneth Omeruo (C) and Juwon Oshaniwa (R) celebrate their victory over Bosnia during their 2014 World Cup Group F soccer match at the Pantanal arena in Cuiaba June 21, 2014. Also seen are Nigeria's Joseph Yobo (top L) and Bosnia's Tino Sven Susic. (REUTERS/Michael Dalder)
France's Mamadou Sakho heads the ball during the group E World Cup soccer match between France and Honduras at the Estadio Beira-Rio in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Sunday, June 15, 2014. (AP Photo/David Vincent)
France's Mamadou Sakho heads the ball during the group E World Cup soccer match between France and Honduras at the Estadio Beira-Rio in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Sunday, June 15, 2014
France's Mamadou Sakho heads the ball during the group E World Cup soccer match between France and Honduras at the Estadio Beira-Rio in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Sunday, June 15, 2014. (AP Photo/David Vincent)
Robin van Persie of the Netherlands scores the teams first goal with a diving header in the first half during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Spain and Netherlands at Arena Fonte Nova on June 13, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
The Flying Dutchman
Robin van Persie of the Netherlands scores the teams first goal with a diving header in the first half during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Spain and Netherlands at Arena Fonte Nova on June 13, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Germany's Toni Kroos (L) and Portugal's Joao Moutinho fight for the ball during their 2014 World Cup Group G soccer match at the Fonte Nova arena in Salvador June 16, 2014. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
Germany's Kroos and Portugal's Moutinho fight for the ball during their 2014 World Cup Group G soccer match at the Fonte Nova arena in Salvador
Germany's Toni Kroos (L) and Portugal's Joao Moutinho fight for the ball during their 2014 World Cup Group G soccer match at the Fonte Nova arena in Salvador June 16, 2014. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
Charles Aranguiz of Chile is tackled by Nigel de Jong of the Netherlands during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Netherlands and Chile at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 23, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Mike Hewitt - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)
World Cup group stage - Netherlands vs. Chile
Charles Aranguiz of Chile is tackled by Nigel de Jong of the Netherlands during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Netherlands and Chile at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 23, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Mike Hewitt - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

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