[ATTENDANCE WATCH] Brazil drew a crowd of 71,124 Saturday night at Miami's Sun Life Stadium to watch it beat Honduras, 5-0, in a friendly. It was the largest crowd ever to watch a soccer match in Florida and almost 11,000 fans more than the Dolphins drew Sunday afternoon for their NFL game against the San Diego Chargers.
Brazil-Honduras crowd was the second largest crowd of the year after the crowd of 81,140 for the Gold Cup semifinals at Cowboys Stadium.
Argentina-Ecuador drew a crowd of 49,165 Friday night at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. International friendly action continues Tuesday with Brazil-Chile in Toronto, Argentina-Bosnia-Herzegovina in St. Louis and Ecuador-Honduras in Houston.
Top 20 U.S. soccer crowds of 2013 include five MLS games, five Gold Cup games, seven national team friendlies, two Guinness International Champions Cup doubleheaders and one club friendly.
2013 Top 20 U.S. Soccer Crowds
ATT. MATCH (COMPETITION) CITY
81,410 1. USA-Honduras/Mexico-Panama (Gold Cup semifinals) in Arlington, Texas
71,124 2. Brazil-Honduras (friendly) in Miami Gardens, Fla.
70,540 3. USA-El Salvador/Honduras-Costa Rica (Gold Cup quarterfinals) in Baltimore
67,385 4. Seattle Sounders-Portland Timbers (MLS) in Seattle
67,273 5. Real Madrid-Chelsea/LA Galaxy-AC Milan (Guinness Int'l Champions Cup) in Miami Gardens, Fla.
66,2166. Seattle Sounders-LA Galaxy (MLS) in Seattle
62,3107. Brazil-Portugal (friendly) in Foxboro, Mass.
62,107 8. Mexico-Nigeria (friendly) in Houston
57,920 9. USA-Panama (Gold Cup final) in Chicago
56,822 10. Mexico-Panama/Canada-Martinique (Gold Cup Group A) in Pasadena Calif.
55,107 11. Seattle Sounders-Real Salt Lake (MLS) in Seattle
54,229 12. Mexico-Trinidad & Tobago/Panama-Cuba (Gold Cup quarterfinals) in Atlanta
54,184 13. Real Madrid-Inter Milan (friendly) in St. Louis
53,679 14. Seattle Sounders-Vancouver Whitecaps (MLS) in Seattle
50,028 15. San Jose Earthquakes-LA Galaxy (MLS) in Stanford, Calif.
49,165 16. Argentina-Ecuador (friendly) in East Rutherford, N.J.
48,263 17. Manchester City-Chelsea (friendly) in St. Louis
47,359 18. USA-Germany (friendly) in Washington, D.C.
43,345 19. Mexico-Denmark (friendly) in Glendale, Ariz.
41,983 20. Chelsea-Inter Milan (Guinness Int'l Champions Cup) in Indianapolis, Ind.