Univision sets record for most-viewed final
[SOCCER ON THE AIR] Univision delivered its most-viewed World Cup final ever for Sunday's German-Argentina game at Rio de Janeiro's Estadio Maracana. The 9.2
million viewers were 4 percent higher than the 2010 final on Univision. Combined with the 17.3 million viewers on ABC, the Univision audience put the total TV viewers for the 2014 at 26.5 million, up
from 24.3 million four years ago for Spain-Netherlands.
Univision outdelivered its 2010 World Cup coverage by 34 percent among total viewers, 21 percent among adults 18-49 and 40 percent
among persons 2-17. It reached a record 80.9 million total viewers, up 65 percent from four years ago.
The Mexico-Netherlands game delivered the most-viewed telecast in U.S.
Spanish-language television history with with an average of 10.4 million viewers.
Univision Deportes Network, the companion network that simulcast matches, bested Fox Sports 1 by 27
percent, MLB Network by 50 percent, and NBCSN by 71 percent among total viewers in total day.
No comments yet.
|Recent Soccer America Daily MLS and union headed deep into overtime March 4, 1:26 p.m. |
Talks between representatives of MLS and the MLS Players Union continued Wednesday as they attempted to ... Frank Klopas on Montreal miracle: 'God never sleeps' March 4, 2:11 a.m.
The Montreal Impact made history when it became the first Canadian team (and just third MLS ... U.S. U-17s sitting pretty, so far March 4, 2:01 a.m.
The USA opened its qualifying campaign for the 2015 U-17 World Cup with a 5-0 win ... Video Pick: The world's best free-kick taker? March 4, 12:38 a.m.
No one has scored more free-kick goals in European club play in the last two years ... What They're Saying: Steve Bruce March 3, 11:50 p.m.
"Unfortunately Brady has fallen down a hole in the training ground and it looks an awful ... Real Monarchs ink deal on new stadium site March 3, 6:40 p.m.
A week after a deal for a stadium at the Utah State Fairgrounds fell apart, Real ... Crew Stadium gets a name 16 years later March 3, 6:23 p.m.
MLS's oldest soccer-specific stadium finally has a name of its own. Columbus Crew SC has partnered ... MLS Trade Central: Philly adds pair of youngsters March 3, 6:05 p.m.
The Philadelphia Union agreed to terms with Saint Louis University defender Raymond Lee and 18-year-old midfielder ... What They're Saying: Zach Scott March 3, 4:30 p.m.
"The only thing we've talked about is if our families are alright. If you've got family ... Lots at stake as MLS labor talks continue March 3, 2:49 p.m.
The deadline for a resolution of the talks between representatives of MLS and the MLS Players ... >> Soccer America Daily Archives