MLS Average Attendance Reaches 22,179 in Week 23

MLS week 23 average attendance is 22,179 compared to 20,454 last week. The regular season average has increased 0.12% to 21,538 from 21,512 last week. Stadiums were 87.93% filled throughout the week, remaining at 88.37% of capacity for the season.

Two matches were sold out this week—Seattle Sounders FC versus Sporting Kansas City at CenturyLink Field, and New York Red Bulls versus Orlando City SC at Red Bull Arena.

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- 2017

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