Soccer is one of the biggest sports in the world and is enjoyed by fans of all ages across the globe. In 2019, an estimated 62 percent of soccer fans were male, while 38 percent were female. Read...
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• One third are playing soccer themselves and 50-60% are following other European football leagues, with as many as a third watching online. The Demographics of Premier League Fans
While interest in the sport of football (soccer) is lower in the U.S. than most countries, it stands at 32%, up from 28% from four years prior. Youth participation, an increase in the Hispanic population, the growth of Major League Soccer and the popularity of the FIFA video game have all contributed to the “soccer surge” in recent years in the U.S.
In 4 of the 7 regularly watched professional sports, the 35-54 age group is the largest age demographic of sports fans. The PGA has 63% of their fan base in the 55+ age category, while MLB has 50% of their fan base in the 55+ age category. Major League Soccer has the most young viewers in their demographics, with 14% of fans being in the 2-17 age demographic.
Think of Major League Soccer fans as the departure from the norm. Forty-three percent of MLS fans are women, and 59 percent of professional soccer fans are under the age of 45. As a demographic, MLS fans are the youngest professional sports fans and the most likely to stream content.
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