Did You Know: Soccer is the Most Followed Sport ?

soccer-ballWith over 3.5 billion fans worldwide, football (“soccer”) is the most popular sport on the planet. It always ranks at the top of the majority of the credible lists published.

Usually, popularity is measured based on the “number of viewers/fans”. According to a website called mostpopularsports.net, here are the top 3:

  • Football (which is equivalent to American soccer) is the most popular overall
  • Tennis is the most popular “individual” sport (no team required)
  • Golf is the most popular “solo” sport (can be played alone).

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