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MLS STATS: Attendance hits 1 million mark
June 19th, 2007 7AM

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MLS's Week 11 games drew crowds of more than 20,000 in Columbus, D.C., and Toronto as the season's attendance surpassed the 1 million mark. The 72 games so far have drawn 1,107,199 fans for a 15,378 per game average. The three games that drew the 20,000-plus crowds all featured at least four goals, while the 19,225 at the Home Depot Center for Los Angeles' clash with Real Salt Lake enjoyed a 3-2 home-team win. For complete MLS statistics ...

MLS STATISTICS (through June 17)
Eastern Conference

Team W-L-T PTS
New York 6-3-3 21
Kansas City 6-2-2 20
New England 5-2-4 19
D.C. United 5-3-2 17
Chicago 4-6-2 14
Toronto FC 4-6-1 13
Columbus 1-4-6 9

Western Conference
Team W-L-T PTS

FC Dallas 7-6-1 22
Chivas USA 5-3-2 17
Houston 5-5-1 16
Colorado 4-5-3 15
Los Angeles 2-4-3 9
Real Salt Lake 0-5-6 6

SCHEDULE (home team first, times ET)
Wednesday, June 20
Columbus-Kansas City, 7:30 pm.
Thursday, June 21
Houston-Chivas USA, 9 pm.
Saturday, June 23
New England-Toronto FC, 7:30 pm.
Colorado-FC Dallas, 9 pm.
Real Salt Lake-D.C. United, 9:30 pm.
Los Angeles-Columbus
Sunday, June 24
Kansas City-Houston, 5 pm.
(TV schedule will appear in Friday's Daily.)

Thursday, June 14
Real Salt Lake 0 FC Dallas 1
Saturday, June 16
New England 3 Columbus 3
D.C. United 3 Chicago 1
New York 3 Kansas City 3
Chivas USA 2 Colorado 0
Sunday, June 17
Toronto FC 4 FC Dallas 0
Los Angeles 3 Real Salt Lake 2

Player (team) GP G
Angel (New York) 7 9
Johnson (Kansas City) 9 9
Twellman (New England) 10 7
Galindo (Chivas USA) 10 6
Cunningham (Toronto FC) 11 5
Emilio (D.C. United) 10 5
Mathis (New York) 10 5

Team: average home attendance

Los Angeles: 22,721
Toronto FC: 19,994
D.C. United: 17,640
New England: 16,025
Real Salt Lake: 16,015
FC Dallas: 14,994
Houston: 14,961
Colorado: 14,568
Chivas USA: 14,370
Chicago: 13,792
Columbus: 12,934
New York: 10,729
Kansas City: 9,720
Leaguewide: 72 games, 1,107,199 fans for 15,378.

goals scored per game
Kansas City: 2.20
New York: 2.00
New England: 1.91
D.C. United: 1.70
Chivas USA: 1.50
FC Dallas: 1.29
Toronto FC: 1.27
Los Angeles: 1.22
Columbus: 1.09
Colorado: 1.08
Chicago: 1.00
Houston: 1.00
Real Salt Lake: 0.82
Leaguewide goals per game average: 2.76 goals per game.

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