MLS Average Attendance 21,743 Over July 4th Weekend

MLS week 16 average attendance is 21,743. The regular season average has increased 0.08% to 21,456 from 21,439 last week. Stadiums were 96.26% filled throughout the week, remaining at 93.61% of capacity for the season.

Five matches were sold out this week—Real Salt Lake versus D.C. United at Rio Tinto Stadium, New York City FC versus New York Red Bulls at Yankee Stadium, Sporting Kansas City versus Columbus Crew SC at Children’s Mercy Park, Colorado Rapids versus Portland Timbers at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, and LA Galaxy versus Vancouver Whitecaps FC at StubHub Center.

Below is a visualization of the season average versus the individual weekly averages.

Below is a visualization of the season average throughout the history of Major League Soccer from 1996 to the current season.

Finally, below is a table with each team’s average home attendance capacity this season.

MLS Attendance Team Averages- 2016.xlsx

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