ngland’s Euro 2022 ultimate with Germany was watched by a median of 11.0 million folks on TV, a report for a girls’s soccer match within the UK.
The viewers peaked at greater than 17 million within the closing minutes of the Lionesses’ 2-1 victory, in response to in a single day figures launched by the rankings organisation Barb.
That is additionally a report for a girls’s soccer sport.
The earlier highest peak got here throughout England’s 2019 World Cup semi-final defeat by the United States, which noticed a peak viewers of almost 12 million.
The common viewers of 11.0 million is for BBC One’s total protection of Sunday’s ultimate, which ran for a number of hours throughout the afternoon and night.
It’s barely behind the 11.2 million common in a single day rankings for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee live performance, which was broadcast by BBC One in early June, and which stays the most important TV viewers of the 12 months to this point.
Rankings for Sunday’s match peaked at 7.32pm – the second the ultimate whistle blew – when the viewers reached 17.6 million, Barb mentioned.
The common TV viewers for the match itself, from kick-off to ultimate whistle, was 13.6 million, in response to the BBC.
BBC Director-Common Tim Davie mentioned: “We’re extremely proud to have championed girls’s soccer and are thrilled we have been capable of deliver such a particular sporting second to the general public.
“This was the most-watched girls’s soccer sport on UK tv of all time and deservedly so.
“Everybody on the BBC is delighted on the win and with the ability to share that with the general public.”
Separate figures from the BBC present that protection of the sport was streamed 5.9 million occasions throughout the iPlayer and BBC Sport web site.