USA’s 2-1 Win Over France is the Second Most Live Streamed Women’s World Cup Match in Spanish-Language History
Total Audience for FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 USWNT’s 2-1 Win Over Spain Averaged 740,000 Viewers
This continues to be a great summer for soccer, and women’s soccer in particular. The USA is breaking records on and off the field at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup.
In fact, through the Round of 16, Telemundo’s Presentation of the Women’s World Cup Has Delivered Over 80 Million Total Engagements Across Linear, Digital and Social.
TelemundoDeportes’ “Summer of Soccer” presentation continues to deliver big viewership increases across the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup and Copa America tournaments, based on national
FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019TM quarterfinals averaged a Total Audience Delivery of 331,000 viewers across Telemundo’s platforms – a 41% increase over the 2015 Women’s World Cup quarterfinals which averaged 235,000 viewers.
Telemundo Deportes’ presentation of the France vs. USA FIFA Women’s World Cup quarterfinal match on Friday is the second most live streamed Women’s World Cup match in the history of the network.
USA vs. France: USA’s 2-1 win against France also ranks as the most-watched FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 match on Universo averaging a Total Audience Delivery of 183,000 viewers. On social media, driven by the USWNT game, the Women’s World Cup France 2019 on Telemundo was the #1 most social Spanish-language program of the day.
On Saturday, Sweden vs. Germany averaged a Total Audience Delivery of 694,000 viewers ranking as the most-watched non-USA match on Telemundo this tournament and the second most-watched non-USA match in Spanish-language history behind a very close Colombia vs Mexico in 2015, which attracted 697,000 viewers.
On Digital, the tournament continues to drive record-breaking numbers, delivering a total of 26.2 million minutes across Telemundo Deportes’ digital videos.
Through the Round of 16, the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 has generated more than 80 million total engagements across all platforms including television, digital, video on demand, and social media.
Update on Ratings of the Copa America Brazil 2019
Telemundo Deportes’ presentation of the Copa America quarterfinals posted a Total Audience Delivery average of 1.1 million viewers. Coverage was highlighted by Chile’s win over Colombia on Friday night which was the #1 program in primetime among men 18-49 and 18-34 and #2 among adults 18-34, regardless of language.
The match yielded a Total Audience Delivery average of 1.8 million viewers, becoming the most-watched quarterfinal Copa America matchup and the second most-watched of the tournament thus far – behind Argentina vs. Paraguay (2.1 million viewers). The match peaked at 2.3 million TV-only viewers during the last half hour. Peru’s historic win against Uruguay also delivered strong numbers yielding a Total Audience Delivery of 1.3 million viewers.
Thursday’s Brazil vs. Paraguay scored a Total Audience Delivery average of 770,000 viewers, becoming the most watched sporting event on Universo in the last three years- surpassing Super LII (543,000 viewers). It is also the third most-watched sports event in the history of the network.
On digital, Venezuela vs. Argentina delivered the most live streamed match of the tournament thus far. Since the tournament began, Copa America has delivered 63.2 million minutes across Telemundo Deportes’ digital videos.
Just an FYI: The U.S. Women’s National Team’s 2-1 victory against Spain peaked at 951,000 TV-only viewers on Telemundo and NBCSN in the 1:45-2pm ET quarter hour. The game also reached 1.8 million viewers.
Source: Nielsen, L+SD, 6/28/19 and fast national data for 6/29/19. TAD is based on match window duration. Prime rank for 6/28/19 based on 8-11p. Adobe Analytics, Jun 7– 30. Nielsen Social Content Ratings, linear program-level metrics, Hispanic networks
Source: Telemundo Press Release