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
Vancouver draws week's biggest crowd.
by Mike Woitalla, August 3rd, 2011 1:32AM

MOST READ
TAGS:  mls

MOST COMMENTED

[MLS ATTENDANCE]  Crowds were up -- above the season average -- in Week 20. For MLS attendance rankings ...

* Week 20's eight games averaged 17,481 fans.

* Vancouver drew its biggest crowd of the season, 27,500, who saw the Whitecaps get thumped, 4-0, by the Los Angeles Galaxy. (David Beckham missed the game with his second yellow-card suspension of the season but Landon Donovan scored twice.)

* MLS's attendance average so far this season is 17,420. The 2010 season ended with a 16,037 league-wide attendance average.

* MLS's highest attendance came in its inaugural season of 1996 -- 17,406.


MLS ATTENDANCE:

Club (2011 Rank)
Week 19
Home Games
2011 Home
Average

2010 Home
Average (Final)

Chicago (14)
--
14,292
15,814
Chivas USA (12)
--
14,425 14,576
Colorado (13)
--
14,402 13,329
Columbus (18)
-- 10,882
14,642
D.C. United (11)
--
15,686 14,532
FC Dallas (15)
10,023
12,993
10,815
Houston (9)
18,770 17,032 17,310
Kansas City (8)
17,418 17,762
10,287
Los Angeles (2)
--
22,829 21,437
New England (17)
-- 12,149
12,987
New York (6)
-- 18,216 18,441
Philadelphia (7)
18,770
18,237 19,254
Portland (5)

18,627

18,627  --
Real Salt Lake (10)
18,627
16,685
17,095
San Jose (16)
10,525
12,395
9,659
Seattle (1)
--
37,189 36,173
Toronto FC (4)
--
19,977
20,453
Vancouver (3)
27,500 20,757 --
Leaguewide
17,481 17,420 16,037


No comments yet.

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




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
Klopas is first MLS coach to be fired this season    
Hours after Saturday's 2-1 loss to Toronto FC -- its third straight defeat -- the Montreal ...
Herzog names U.S. U-23 squad for England game     
U.S. U-23 national team coach Andi Herzog has named a 24-player squad for a Aug. 30-Sept. ...
No Giovani dos Santos in Mexico squad    
Just weeks after joining the LA Galaxy, Giovani dos Santos is out of the team under ...
USA and Mexico will split Rose Bowl tickets    
When the USA played Mexico in the 2011 Gold Cup final at the Rose Bowl, the ...
What They're Saying: FIFA statement    
"The growth of football and the increased participation levels in the U.S. have been tremendous and ...
RSL promotes Waibel, moves Zarkos into soccer operations    
With the exit of general manager Garth Lagerwey to Seattle at the end of the 2014 ...
Chicago Fire completes Maloney transfer    
Scottish midfielder Shaun Maloney is headed back to England, ending one of the shorter Designated Player ...
Canada calls up nine MLS players to face Belize     
Forward Cyle Larin heads a list of nine MLS players chosen by Canada head coach Benito ...
NASL Roundup: Rowdies hand the reins to Stuart Campbell    
After serving one game as Tampa Bay Rowdies interim coach in the wake of the firing ...
Spirit and FCKC headed to NWSL playoffs after 0-0 tie    
With two weekends left in the NWSL's third season, the suspense is over. Seattle Reign FC ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives