Who Were The 19% Of Spanish TV Viewers Not Watching The Spain/Germany World Cup Match?
Who were those 19% of TV viewing Spaniards watching something other than their World Cup semi-final with Germany?
An average 14.4 million Spaniards — a jaw-dropping 81% of the viewing public — tuned in to watch their squad advance to Sunday’s final match against Holland, according to figures from TV ratings firm Barlovento Communicacion.
Audience numbers peaked in the closing minutes of the game, with 17.2 million viewers — an 88.1% market share — glued to their sets. Spain booked its spot in the final with a goal in the 73rd minute headed in by Carles Puyol.