ARD Nets Wednesday's Top Rating From France-Germany Int'l Friendly
German public broadcaster ARD "obtained Wednesday's top rating for its broadcast of the int'l friendly between France and Germany," according to Sidney Schering of QUOTEN METER. A total of 9.22 million viewers tuned in to watch Germany's 2-1 victory. The game, which started at 9pm CET, received a 30.1% market share. In the target demographic 14-49, Germany's first victory on French soil after 78 years attracted 3.11 million viewers or a 25.5% share (QUOTEN METER, 2/7).
FRANCE: Broadcaster TF1 had an average audience of 6.5 million and a market share of 26.6% for its coverage of the France-Germany clash in Paris (20MINUTES, 2/7).
SPAIN: Channel Cuatro's broadcast of Spain's 3-1 victory over Uruguay in Doha, Qatar was watched by an average audience of 3.3 million and had a 23.7% share. The most-watched minute occurred at 8:43pm local time when 5.148 million viewers were tuned in, and the channel obtained a 30.4% share (VERTELE, 2/6).