Sporting KC local TV viewership increases 92%

Sporting KC in 2020 claimed its fourth first-place conference finish in the last 10 seasons.
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Television ratings for Sporting Kansas City’s 2020 regional television package on FOX Sports Kansas City increased 92% over 2019, according to Nielsen Media Research data.

Sporting KC earned its best regular-season ratings performance in the four years of the Sporting KC-FSKC partnership. FSKC and FSKC Plus televised 17 matches in 2020.

The home opener on March 7 – a 4-0 win over Houston — posted the highest rating of the regular season and best Sporting KC rating ever on FSKC.

Sporting in 2020 claimed its fourth first-place conference finish in the last 10 seasons.