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Orlando Named Second Best Soccer City In The United States

The City Beautiful has earned yet another sport title thanks to a Wallet Hub study.

June 13, 2018

With 32 countries getting ready to kick off the World Cup on June 14 in Russia, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2018's Best Cities for Soccer Fans.

To find the best places for loving on the world’s favorite sport, WalletHub compared nearly 300 U.S. cities with at least one college or professional soccer team across six divisions comprising 63 key metrics. The data set ranges from minimum season-ticket price for a game to stadium accessibility to number of championship wins.

Soccer Fandom in Orlando (1=Best; 146=Avg.):

15th – Performance Level of MLS Team

6th – Performance Level of NWSL Team

1st – Min. Season-Ticket Price for MLS Game

5th – Min. Season-Ticket Price for NWSL Game

3rd – MLS Stadium Capacity

2nd – NWSL Stadium Capacity

1st – MLS Fan Engagement

1st – NWSL Fan Engagement

Orlando ranks 2nd overall and 1st among midsize cities.

For the full reports, click here.