TV viewership in the United States for all soccer competitions in 2022 is now available. Specifically, regarding club competitions, there was a diverse array of competitions people in the United States watched. It is worth noting that the rankings of the soccer competitions on US TV do not include the 2022 FIFA World Cup. During the 2022 World Cup Final, 16,783,000 viewers tuned in on FOX. Yet, that number also includes FOX’s streaming platforms.
Before that winter World Cup, club competitions pulled in large audiences. CBS, ABC, NBC, FOX, Telemundo broadcasted games from different competitions. Whether it be European games or North American leagues or even men’s leagues vs women’s competitions, there were several key differences in the most-watched soccer competitions on US TV.
The UEFA Champions League averaged the most viewers when it aired on CBS. Liga MX and the Premier League, unsurprisingly, also had massive audiences during games on Telemundo and NBC, respectively. However, the bottom of the list featured ABC’s coverage of the Bundesliga and Major League Soccer.
assembled the 2022 TV broadcast viewership. These figures do not include games simultaneously available on streaming. For example, the UEFA Champions League Final also aired on Paramount+.
The most-watched soccer competitions on US TV last year
The following figures are the average viewership for those competitions in 2022 on the associated TV channel.
UEFA Champions League (CBS) — 964,000Liga MX (Univision and Telemundo) — 964,000English Premier League (NBC) — 818,000Major League Soccer (FOX) — 595,000LaLiga (ABC) — 490,000National Women’s Soccer League (CBS) — 489,000FA Women’s Super League (NBC) — 484,000Bundesliga (ABC) — 474,000Major League Soccer (ABC) — 473,000
Now, you may ask yourself about the difference between FOX and ABC’s coverage of Major League Soccer. ABC carried 10 Major League Soccer games on ABC in 2022. By…
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Author : Kyle Fansler
Publish date : 2023-11-13 23:02:24
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