Week 9 MLS Average Attendance Steadily Rises to 21,470

MLS week 9 average attendance is 21,470 compared to 20,310 last week. The regular season average has increased 1.03% to 20,382 from 20,174 last week. Stadiums were 80.53% filled throughout the week, staying at 81.85% of capacity for the season.

Five matches were sold out this week— Minnesota United FC versus LA Galaxy at Allianz Field, Atlanta United FC versus Colorado Rapids at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Sporting Kansas City versus New England Revolution at Children’s Mercy Park, Minnesota United FC versus D.C. United at Allianz Field, and Seattle Sounders FC versus Los Angeles FC at CenturyLink Field.

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.

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