'USA-England World Cup Game Draws Record Soccer Viewership

Game Draws Record Soccer Viewership

England World

Cup game that ended in a 0-0 draw was a big draw for Fox Sports

3 million viewers

to a set a record for the most-watched men’s soccer match on U

The game’s

average was strong enough to beat the previous record holder of 14

51 million who

tuned in to see Brazil defeat Italy in the 1994 World Cup that was held in

Fox Sports

asserted that viewership was also up significantly compared to the comparable USA game at this

77 million viewers

for the game itself per Fox, although it was widely reported in 2014 as 18

7 million when

about 6 million viewers from Univision’s Spanish-language coverage were factored in

This time

around, 2022 World Cup rights have been a massive investment for Telemundo and Fox Sports

Fox Sports

noted that the top local markets tuning in to see Team USA fend off England

18, opened

amid some controversy this year because of the FIFA soccer organization’s decision to locate the

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