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Author Archives: Peter C

MLS Sets New Attendance Record In 2014

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Major League Soccer set a new record for average attendance in the league’s 18-year history last night. With the 2014 regular season now completed, the average attendance was 19,099 — which is a 2.63% increase compared to MLS’s 2013 regular season. The … Continue reading

Analyzing MLS Average Attendances For 2010-2014; Updated After Gameweek 32

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Editor’s note: One of the most popular features of one of our previous incarnations of this website was the series of articles about MLS attendances written by Peter C of Overlapping Run. Peter graciously agreed to allow us to publish his research … Continue reading

Analyzing MLS Average Attendances For 2010-2014; Updated After Gameweek 31

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Editor’s note: One of the most popular features of one of our previous incarnations of this website was the series of articles about MLS attendances written by Peter C of Overlapping Run. Peter graciously agreed to allow us to publish his research … Continue reading

Analyzing MLS Average Attendances For 2010-2014; Updated After Gameweek 30

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Editor’s note: One of the most popular features of one of our previous incarnations of this website was the series of articles about MLS attendances written by Peter C of Overlapping Run. Peter graciously agreed to allow us to publish his … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Playoffs – Final

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The playoff numbers look like this… 5 year comparison Quarterfinals Totals(both legs)   Avg +/- Teams  2006   12,736   NA  CHI, COL, CHV, DAL, DCU, HOU, NE, RBNY  2007   17,041   33.81%   CHI, CHV, DAL, DCU, HOU, KC, NE, RBNY  2008   14,960  … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Playoffs – Week 3

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The playoff numbers look like this… 5 year comparison Quarterfinals Totals(both legs)   Avg +/- Teams  2006   12,736   NA  CHI, COL, CHV, DAL, DCU, HOU, NE, RBNY  2007   17,041   33.81%   CHI, CHV, DAL, DCU, HOU, KC, NE, RBNY  2008   14,960  … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Playoffs – Week 2

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The playoff numbers look like this… 5 year comparison Conference Semifinals – 2nd Leg   Avg +/- Home Teams  2006   15,938  NA  New England  Dallas  Houston  DC United  2007   19,838   24.47%   New England  Chivas USA  Houston  DC United  2008   19,444  … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Playoffs – Week 1

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The playoff numbers look like this… 5 year comparison Conference Semifinals – 1st Leg Avg +/- Home Teams 2006 9,533 NA Chicago NY Colorado Chivas USA 2007 14,245 49.42% Chicago NY Dallas Kansas City 2008 10,476 -26.46% New England NY … Continue reading

MLS Crystal Balls Revisited

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Way back in March, I wrote a post with the preseason predictions of some of the most widely read soccer pundits. Among the prognosticators that went so far as to designate playoff teams were Ives, a consolidation of ESPNSoccernet writers, … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Ballgame – Week 30

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The Week 30 numbers look like this…   5 year comparison   Final Week YTD  YTD   Avg +/- GP Avg +/- GP  2006   20,277  NA  6   15,502  NA  192   2007   20,575   1.47%   7   16,767   8.16%   195   2008   17,338   -15.73%  … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Ballgame – Week 29

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The Week 29 numbers look like this…   5 year comparison   Week 29 Thru Week 29  YTD    Avg  +/-  GP  Avg  +/-  GP  2006   20,277     6   15,502     192   2007   20,575   1.47%   7   16,767   8.16%   195   2008  … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Ballgame – Week 28

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The Week 28 numbers look like this…   5 year comparison   Week 28 Thru Week 28  YTD    Avg  +/-  GP  Avg  +/-  GP  2006   19,097     6   15,348     186   2007   19,419   1.68%   6   16,636   8.39%   187   2008  … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Ballgame – Week 27

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The Week 27 numbers look like this…   5 year comparison   Week 27 Thru Week 27  YTD    Avg  +/-  GP  Avg  +/-  GP  2006   18,083     6   15,116     180   2007   18,241   0.87%   7   16,593   9.77%   181   2008  … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Ballgame – Week 26

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The Week 26 numbers look like this…   5 year comparison   Week 26 Thru Week 26  YTD    Avg  +/-  GP  Avg  +/-  GP  2006   15,419     7   15,014     174   2007   23,104   49.84%   7   16,475   9.73%   174   2008  … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Ballgame – Week 25

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The Week 25 numbers look like this…   5 year comparison   Week 25 194 GP YTD   Avg +/- GP Avg +/- Avg +/- GP  2006   12,373     8   16,126     14,997     167   2007   18,809   52.02%   8   16,743  … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Ballgame – Week 24

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The Week 24 numbers look like this…   5 year comparison   Week 24 186 GP YTD   Avg +/- GP Avg +/- Avg +/- GP  2006   14,880     6   15,348     15,129     159   2007   17,987   20.88%   8   16,659  … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Ballgame – Week 23

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The Week 23 numbers look like this…   5 year comparison   Week 23 177 GP YTD   Avg +/- GP Avg +/- Avg +/- GP  2006   11,814     10   15,158     15,139     153   2007   17,413   47.39%   7   16,522  … Continue reading

Take Me Out to the Ballgame – Week 22

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The Week 22 numbers look like this…   5 year comparison   Week 22 170 GP YTD   Avg +/- GP Avg +/- Avg +/- GP  2006   13,932     6   15,082     15,361     143   2007   16,209   16.34%   6   16,311  … Continue reading