Barclays Premier League Season Attendance Down in Week 6, -0.92% to 36,268

Barclays Premier League average attendance was 34,578 in week 6, a -7.49% decrease versus the previous week. The Season average rose by -0.92% to 36,268 driven by week 6’s poor stadium fill rates. Stadiums were on average filled to 92.13%, lowering the season average by 0.49 points from the prior week.

Barclays Premier League Week 6 Analysis by Business of Soccer. Data source: Premier League

Barclays Premier League Week 6 Analysis by Business of Soccer. Data source: Premier League

 

There were 6 games that were filled below the season average capacity fill rate, representing 60% of the match ups in week 6. Lowest capacity rates came from Aston Villa, Everton, Sunderland, and Cardiff City whose stadiums were all filled below 90%, something that is very rarely seen in the BPL. There was one sellout in week 6: Swansea vs Arsenal at Liberty Stadium in Wales at 100.9% full.

Barclays Premier League Week 6 Analysis by Business of Soccer. Data source: Premier League

Barclays Premier League Week 6 Analysis by Business of Soccer. Data source: Premier League

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