Liverpool v Arsenal delivers record audience in the US

28 Dec 2023
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Almost 2.3million viewers watch the 1-1 draw at Anfield across NBC, Peacock and NBC Sports Digital platforms

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The weekend match between Liverpool and Arsenal drew the largest-ever audience for a Premier League match in the United States.

Some 1.96million viewers tuned in to NBC Sports’ coverage of the match across NBC, Peacock and NBC Sports Digital platforms.

Including Spanish-language viewership on Telemundo, the 1-1 draw delivered a total audience delivery (TAD) of 2.28million viewers, making it the second most-watched match on record including Spanish-language viewership behind Arsenal v Manchester United on 22 January earlier this year, which had 2.31m viewers.

The match at Anfield also enjoyed an average minute audience of 464,000 viewers, making it the second-most-streamed simulcast match of the season, behind the 509,000 who watched Liverpool v Man Utd on 17 December.

The five most-watched Premier League matches in US history have all been broadcast on NBC in 2023.

Most-watched PL matches in US
Match Viewership Date
Liverpool v Arsenal 1.96m 23/12/23
Arsenal v Man Utd 1.92m 22/01/23
Liverpool v Man Utd 1.77m 17/12/23
Arsenal v Man Utd 1.48m 03/09/23
Spurs v Man City 1.47m 05/02/23

The continuing growth of US interest in the Premier League comes as the most recent fan fest celebrating American fandom of the competition was announced.

NBC Sports and the Premier League are traveling to Nashville, Tennessee, for the next Premier League Mornings Live fan festival, on 6-7 April 2024.

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