Atlanta United Set MLS Attendance Record with 72,035 in Week 2 Action

MLS week 2 average attendance is 23,992 compared to 23,731 last week. The regular season average has increased 10.33% to 23,854 from 23,731 last week. Stadiums were 87.63% filled throughout the week, finishing at 93.62% of capacity for the season.

Atlanta United FC set the record for largest single-match attendance for an MLS game with 72,035 fans at their home opener this weekend.

Two matches were sold out this week— Real Salt Lake versus Los Angeles FC at Rio Tinto Stadium and Atlanta United FC versus D.C. United at Mercedes-Benz 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- 2018

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