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Real-Juventus Champions League Match Draws 8.1 Million On TVE's La 1

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 05 / 07 / 15

The first leg of Tuesday night's Champions League semifinal between Juventus and Real Madrid attracted an audience of 8.1 million on Spanish broadcaster TVE's La 1, which translated to a market share of 43.1%, according to the EFE. The audience for the match, which Juventus won 2-1, peaked at 10:35p...

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