Spain-Portugal breaks viewership record
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Jun. 29, 8:09 p.m.
Wednesday's semifinal match between Spain and Portugal drew the largest audience ever on ESPN for the semifinals of the European Championship -- 1.952 million viewers, based on a 0.7 rating.
Italy-England almost equals Yankees-Mets on ratings chart
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Jun. 26, 1:41 a.m.
Sunday's Euro 2012 quarterfinalbetween Italy and England drew the highest rating yet on ESPN: a 2.4 overnight rating. That's an increase of 50 percent from the Spain-Italy game at the same stage four years.
ESPN's Euro audiences up 184 percent
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Jun. 15, 2:15 a.m.
Through eight matches, ESPN is averaging 1,260,000 viewers for Euro 2012. That's an increase of 183 percent compared to the first eight games of Euro 2008 (446,000 viewers).
Euro 2012 TV ratings continue to grow on ESPN
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Jun. 12, 4:19 a.m.
There seems to be no stopping the growth of the U.S. viewership for international soccer.
The end of soccer's nightly news show
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Jun. 3, 2:06 a.m.
Fox Soccer Report helped put Winnipeg on the soccer media map with the production of the nightly news show done each night from a tiny studio of the corner of the 30th floor of the CanWest Plaza, one of the tallest buildings in Canada.