The average USA TV audiences for each Premier League club makes interesting reading.
After 11 Premier League matches so far, Newcastle are 13th in the averages.
Interestingly, Saturday’s opponents Bournemouth are two places higher…though time of day and the opposition are key factors, with the Cherries only featuring three times so far.
Newcastle have been broadcast live on 7 occasions and in those matches they have averaged 370,286 viewers during games.
Sunderland are one place behind Newcastle with an average of 365,800 punters watching.
There are 8 clubs who have featured more times in the live broadcasts, with maybe surprisingly our old friend Alan Pardew’s Palace being on 9 times.
Average viewers for each club on the left, number of times each club had had live broadcasts on the right:
As football gets ever more popular in the USA, many clubs are making major inroads in attempting to grow their fanbase in the states, as well as bringing in revenue through commercial deals.