Ratings for the game were the highest for any soccer game telecast in America and reached more viewers than events like the N. The ESPN audience alone —
First we had a great Champions League Final , and now we have the th anniversary of Copa America, which is being referred to as Copa America Centenario, taking place over the next few weeks in the United States.
It is one of the largest soccer tournaments the U.
It comes at a great time as soccer has seen a pickup in viewers in the United States. As it has become easier to watch international matches and a dominant U.
Copa America will not only be an ideal time for U. In the U.
|World Cup Final on ABC: Most||It proved to be something of a fraught match, which was scoreless after 40 minutes. William Carvalho opened the floodgates just before the break, with Goncalo Guedes getting a second around the hour mark.|
|What’s the Deal with Portugal?||Soccer's most sensational result to date and possibly one of the greatest underdog victories of any World Cup. In front of 10, fans in Belo Horizonte, a U.|
|Disclaimer||Portugal has a solid core of experience players with 15 players on the roster holding 40 or more caps. Two other players on the roster are in the cap club in midfielder Ana Borges and forward Dolores Silva|
Below are five of the most watched soccer games in U. United States Men vs.
The match followed a strong performance in group play that saw the USA winning its group for the first time in World Cup since Ultimately, the U. For the first time in history, the U. Unfortunately, the match ended in a nearly identical fashion to four years ago.
The U. United States Women vs. Almost 18 million viewers were watching and rooting for the U. The match finished at and the U.
The match was not a letdown for fans looking for excitement either. In one of the last moments of the game in the 94th minute Portugal scored a goal tying the game at ending the U.
Since their victory in the U.
They were seeking a return to the top in and made it to the finals with the only thing resembling a blemish on their record being a draw against Sweden in the group stage.
The team made headlines throughout due to some heroic play from some of its top players and this did not stop in the final match. The game finished at a score of and the U.