The Atlantis United has kept all the attendance records for the second year in the league. It holds the attendance records for the average number of audiences to the biggest of the matches like MLB. A lot number of people turned up for the 2018 MLS Final than the number reported for the Super Bowl at the same stadium, played two months later.
Talking more about the most attended soccer matches in the United States, the MLS falls down the list by many names.
Highest Attended Soccer Matches in U.S. History
The highest crowd reported for an MLS match, was not part of an exhibition nor any part of the doubleheader, in fact, it was the Atlanta United’s 2-0 win against the Portland Timbers in the 2018 MLS Cup.
Another record holding match was the one between Brazil and France, a meaningful competition conducted in the U.S in 1984. It was witnessed by a crowd of 101,254 people at the Rose Bowl.
Some other important statistics are listed below –
This was the Manchester United vs Real Madrid game, of the 2014 International Champions Cup (ICC). Holds the record for the highest attended soccer game, which was organized at the Michigan Stadium.
Again a Real Madrid game, but this game was played against Chelsea during the 2016 ICC game. This was even played at the Michigan Stadium, Ann Arbor like the previous soccer game.
The third match on the list is this one witness by a crowd of almost 102,000 people. The match was played between France and Brazil, it was the 1984 Olympics Gold Medal Match organized at the Rose Bowl, California.
It was the Liverpool and Manchester United match, played in the 2018 ICC series. Even this iconic match was organized at the Michigan Stadium, Ann Arbor in Michigan.
The fifth place holder match is none other than Yugoslavia vs Italy during their 1984 Bronze Medal Match in Olympics. It was held at the Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California.
So, have you been to any of these iconic matches or been a witness to a similar awesome match? Share in your stories in the comments below.