Contact. Football vs. Football — World Cup Viewers and Super Bowl Viewers. If you're like many Americans, you probably aren't planning to pay much attention to the 2014 FIFA World Cup. You might be aware of it from various TV ads, but, chances are, you're not all that invested in how the American team does—or any team, for that matter.
The football vs futbol and World Cup vs Super Bowl debates are made in vain. Although the NFL and the Super Bowl continue to hold the top ratings spot in the U.S., overall World Cup viewership ...
The Alabama-Georgia college football national championship scored higher than soccer with a 15.6 rating and 28.44 million viewers on the ESPN family of networks. In comparison, this year’s Gold Cup final with Mexico vs. USA attracted 8.54 million viewers.
The campaign tallied up 462,000 viewers per match — a 1% increase from the previous year. Overall, the EPL drew an audience of 10 million people through the course of the season.
Football viewing figures. 2018 FIFA World Cup final was watched by 1.1 billion people around the world, becoming the most-watched competition in the globe. The 2018 World Cup was watched by 3.572 billion people, according to FIFA . The average live audience per game in 2018 World Cup was 191 million.
According to FIFA, the 2018 World Cup final between France and Croatia reached an average live audience of 517 million viewers, with more than than 1.1 billion people tuning in over its 90 minutes.
Soccer remains the most popular sport in the world, with an estimated 4 billion fans globally. Perhaps surprising to many US-based readers, Cricket is second with an estimated 2.5 billion fans globally. American football doesn’t even crack the top-10! Check out this full list. Source: World Atlas
Football is the best because it's most popular in the best country. Thomas Londono John (2016) but thats an opinion, and a lot of people are proud of soccer being easier than football. Evan Kernaghan James Spank (2016) As you can see from the list the World Series actually does matter to 500 million people.
On a widely circulated list of popular sports based on fans, soccer is rightly so in the top position. The FIFA World Cup held every four years has a huge TV audience - an accumulated audience of over 30 billion people watched the 2006 World Cup in Germany (I know that's more than the world's population, this figure is an 'accumulated' audience, meaning if people watched more than one game, which most people did, they were counted each time).