God bless America! There may be an obesity epidemic across the pond, but that does not prevent sports stadiums from offering up some mind-bogglingly unhealthy grub on a matchday.

Competing and spectating are wonderfully juxtaposed at professional level in the US, with primed athletes straining every sinew on the field while fans fill their mouths with some of the most calorific food known to man.

Giant hotdogs, overweight pretzels, gargantuan burgers, - it's all available at stadiums, where you are advised to leave health concerns at the door.

Here are some of our favourite crazy snacks….and try not to salivate while looking at them.

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