[MLS]The Seattle Sounders continue to amaze in their ability to draw a crowd. While most team's suffer major attendance decreases for midweek games, the Sounders drew 36,078 last Wednesday. Unfortunately, they could only serve up a scoreless tie against defending champion Real Salt Lake.
During their first season, the Sounders led the league last year in attendance average at 30,942. They are averaging 36,167 this season, in which the leaguewide attendance average is up by nearly 4 percent from last season's final average.
Seattle is one of seven returning clubs whose average attendance at this point of the season is higher than their final attendance average of 2009.
Expansion club Philadelphia is averaging 18,563 fans per game.
|New York||19,014||17,927||12,490 |
|Real Salt Lake||--||16,952||16,375|
|San Jose|| 10,342||9,702||14,114 |
|Toronto FC||20,395||20,665||20,344 |