All-time MLS average attendance record broken by Seattle Sounders

Seattle Sounders set the average attendance record after their final game of the season at Qwest Field on the weekend.

A crowd of 33,108, a Sounders record, turned up to see their side defeat FC Dallas and book their place in the play-offs in jus the franchise’s first season.

That number took their per game average attendance to 30,943, a new MLS record for the regular season, and would have them as the 50th best supported club in the world.

The following are the records for all-time average attendance in MLS:

2009 Seattle Sounders – 30,943
1996 LA Galaxy – 28,916
2008 LA Galaxy – 26,009
2007 LA Galaxy – 24,252
2005 LA Galaxy – 24,204
1996 NY/NJ MetroStars – 23,898
2004 LA Galaxy – 23,809
1997 New England Revolution – 21,423
1998 LA Galaxy – 21,784
2001 DC United – 21,518

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