American soccer fan average age

How Old are Soccer Fans in America?

Excellent question and it’s matured as fandom for the sport has matured. The average age of soccer fans in America is 35 – right in the Millennial sweet spot. Soccer fans are young, tech savvy, and connected to an ever-changing global world.

Roughly half (46%) of soccer fans in America are Millennials. Add in the percentage of fans who are Gen Z-aged and you suddenly realize nearly 70 percent of soccer fans in America are younger than 40 years old. This is a great sign for the continued health and growing interest in the sport here in the U.S.


Source: GESM Fan Insights 2020

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