Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America ClassifiedsGame Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Sounders fans finally rewarded
by Mike Woitalla, April 11th, 2011 1:37AM

MOST READ
TAGS:  mls

MOST COMMENTED

[MLS ATTENDANCE] As usual, a huge crowd showed up in Seattle. But this time they were treated to a victory. D.C. United drew well for its clash with the Galaxy as league attendance remained above the 2010 season average.

* D.C. United drew a crowd of
26,622 for a visit from the Los Angeles Galaxy.

* The Seattle Sounders won their first game of the season -- a 2-1 win over Chicago in front of 36,223 home fans.

* New England continues to struggle at the gate, failing to break the 8,000 mark for the second straight weekend.

* The league-wide attendance average of 17,805 exceeds last season's year-end total by more than than 1,700.

MLS ATTENDANCE:

Club (2011 Rank)
Week 4
Home Games
2011 Home
Average

2010 Home
Average (Final)

Chicago (14)
-- 12,157
15,814
Chivas USA (10)
13,385 14,845 14,576
Colorado (12)
-- 13,498 13,329
Columbus (13)
-- 12,428
14,642
D.C. United (4)
26,622
22,377 14,532
FC Dallas (11)
12,261
14,476 10,815
Houston (9)
12,047 15,716 17,310
Kansas City (-)
-- --
10,287
Los Angeles (2)
-- 25,999 21,437
New England (16)
7,970
9,333
12,987
New York (7)
-- 17,323 18,441
Philadelphia (6)
19,027
18,809
19,254
Portland (-)
--
--
 --
Real Salt Lake (5)
-- 20,507
17,095
San Jose (15)
8,928
9,910 9,659
Seattle (1)
36,223
36,290 36,173
Toronto FC (5)
-- 19,527
20,453
Vancouver (3)
19,296 20,801 --
Leaguewide
15,576 17,805 16,037
35,953
20,672
18,379


0 comments
  1. Margaret Manning
    commented on: April 11, 2011 at 10:23 a.m.
    Happily, Sounders fans are "rewarded" whenever the boys go out there and fight to win, whether we get three points or not.


Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
What They're Saying: CFU president Gordon Derrick    
"I think it is just politics, people are trying to create an atmosphere. If they can ...
Former USL PRO coach cleared on homicide charges    
Chris Spendlove, a former OKC Energy FC assistant coach, was cleared on charges in the death ...
Orlando City presents new details of downtown stadium    
Orlando City presented additional details of its $155 million downtown stadium that will have an increased ...
Video Pick: Amazing overhead golazo in Paraguay    
The Torneo Clausura season is still young in Paraguay, but it may already have its goal ...
Fox Sports will air all 306 Bundesliga matches    
Fox Sports will debut its coverage of the German Bundesliga on Aug. 14 when defending champion ...
NASL Roundup: Rowdies sign second No. 1 MLS draft pick    
First they signed Freddy Adu, Now, the Tampa Bay Rowdies have signed Omar Salgado, giving them ...
MLS All-Star Game averages 833,000 viewers    
Wednesday's AT&T MLS All-Star Game drew 548,000 viewers for Fox Sports 1's first broadcast of the ...
What They're Saying: Hugo Perez    
"I hereby thank the Salvadoran people for their support in regards to the position of national-team ...
ICYMI | MLS: Drogba gets a rock-star greeting in Montreal    
Hundreds of fans turned out to welcome Didier Drogba to Montreal. Philly's new signing, Tranquillo Barnetta, ...
U.S. Abroad: Torres absent from Copa Libertadores final    
After starting both legs of the semifinals, Jose Torres did not play for Mexico's Tigres in ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives