Cascadia Sells Out All 5 Home Matches in MLS Week 18

MLS week 18 average attendance is 20,483. The regular season average has decreased 0.40% to 21,458 from 21,544 last week. Stadiums were 92.90% filled throughout the week, remaining at 93.76% of capacity for the season.

Nine matches were sold out this week— Portland Timbers versus Montreal Impact at Providence Park, Seattle Sounders FC versus FC Dallas at CenturyLink Field, Vancouver Whitecaps FC versus Real Salt Lake at BC Place, Colorado Rapids versus Sporting Kansas City at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, Vancouver Whitecaps FC versus Orlando City SC at BC Place, San Jose Earthquakes versus Toronto FC at Avaya Stadium, Portland Timbers versus Seattle Sounders FC at Providence Park, Montreal Impact versus New York City FC at Stade Saputo, and Philadelphia Union versus New York Red Bulls at Talen Energy Stadium.

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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