Both legs of the Liga MX Clausura Final between Tigres and Leon delivered a combined viewing audience of 3.78 million across Univision Deportes.
The first leg on Thursday averaged 1.828 viewers, while Sunday’s second leg averaged 1.96 million for a combined average of 1.9 million viewers across Univision and Univision Deportes Network. That’s 2% greater than the Santos Laguna-Toluca final last year.
With the positive numbers for Tigres-Leon, the two legs of the final delivered the two most-watched soccer games of the year, regardless of language.
Tigres won the Clausura with an aggregate score of 1-0 over the two legs.
If there was ever any doubt about which is the most popular soccer league in the United States, Liga MX demonstrated once again how relevant the league is in this country.
The 2019 Liga MX Apertura season begins on Friday, July 19.