FRI, 2:30PM ET
MAR
NAN
FRI, 2:30PM ET
SOC
ELC
FRI, 2:30PM ET
FRE
STU
SAT, 7:45AM ET
WBA
ARS
SAT, 10AM ET
MUFC
HULL
SAT, 10AM ET
SWA
CRY

GolTV Reports Big TV Ratings with La Liga

goltv logo 752542 GolTV Reports Big TV Ratings with La Liga
For the first time, GolTV has externally released ratings numbers for one of its televised matches, and the numbers are quite impressive. despite the game itself being pretty boring compared to previous El Classicos.

According to Mediaweek, the December 23rd match between Barcelona and Real Madrid had 502,000 viewers. In comparison, Fox Soccer Channel typically gets approximately 300,000 viewers for the Premier League matches.

GolTV has nearly 11 million subscribers compared to Fox Soccer Channel, which is in approximately 30 million households. Setanta Sports, meanwhile, is available on DISH Network which has more than 13 million subscribers, while Setanta is also available on DirecTV which has more than 16 million subscribers.

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2 Responses to GolTV Reports Big TV Ratings with La Liga

  1. Juan says:

    Wow. Surprised that Gol TV has such a small base especially since they were on all of the major packages so quickly.

  2. Juan says:

    Wow. Surprised that Gol TV has such a small base especially since they were on all of the major packages so quickly.

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