Fox’s Women’s World Cup Final Draws 14.3M Viewers

Audience peaks at nearly 20M
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The U.S. Women’s National Team’s victory Sunday in the World Cup delivered 14.3 million viewers on Fox’s broadcast and streaming services, according to national ratings figures from Nielsen.

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The audience for the match, televised live from France, peaked at 19.595 million.

It was the most-watched soccer match on English-language TV in the U.S. since the 2015 Women’s World Cup final.

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Sunday’s championship game beat the final game in the 2018 men’s World Cup (France over Croatia) by 22%.

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Household ratings for the entire Women’s World Cup tournament on Fox were up 2% from 2015 and 11% from 2011.

In addition to nearly 14 million viewers on the Fox broadcast network, 289,000 viewers on average streamed Sunday’s game--the most in history and up 402% from 2015.

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