10 English Clubs With The Highest Average Attendance In 2023-24

Soccer is by far the most popular sport in England. From preschoolers to enthusiasts in their 80s, the game entices everyone, compelling them to flock to the stadiums to watch their favorite teams and players in action.

Today, we will take a look at 10 teams and their iconic stadiums that have served as a cathedral to fans, drawing thousands of like-minded supporters since the start of the season. Here are the 10 English clubs and their stadiums with the highest average attendance in the 2023-24 season:

Data: Transfermarkt

#10 Chelsea: 39,633

Chelsea’s Home Venue Stamford Bridge

Kicking things off are west London giants Chelsea, with their stadium, Stamford Bridge, drawing an average of 39,633 spectators during home matches in the 2023-24 season. The iconic London venue can accommodate 40,341 fans, meaning they have an average attendance rate of 98.24% this season.

Mauricio Pochettino’s Chelsea have shown some signs of life this season, but they have yet to attain consistency. They are in 11th place in the Premier League — a staggering 14 points away from a UEFA Europa League spot. They also lost the Carabao Cup final to an injury-stricken Liverpool, drawing criticism from fans and pundits across the world. They could save their season by winning the FA Cup, as it will guarantee European soccer for next season. However, with Manchester City standing their way in the Semi-finals, the task will take some doing.

#9 Sunderland: 40,412

Stadium Of Light Is Sunderland’s Home Venue

The only non-Premier League team to make the cut, Championship side Sunderland welcomed an average of 40,412 fans to the Stadium Of Light during home matches this season. The famous stadium can host a maximum of 48,707 fans at once.

Tony Mowbray’s side have had a difficult time this season. They are in 11th place in the Championship rankings and practically have no chance of earning a promotion to the Premier League. They also underperformed in the domestic cup…

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Author : Sushan Chakraborty

Publish date : 2024-03-28 06:08:47

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