|Europa League Wins Wednesday Night TV Viewings|
|Media / Broadcasting|
Thursday, 16 May 2013 11:33
By Jay Stuart
The Europa League final last night scored at the top of the viewing charts in several countries, here though the size of the audiences was not especially big.
Chelsea’s 2-1 victory over Benfica was number one in Spain on Cuatro with 2.705 million viewers and a share of 15.2% (rising to an impressive 4.357 million for the post-match).
The game in Amsterdam also topped the Dutch ratings for RTL 7 with 1, thumb 886 million and a share of 28.2%.
The second half of the match was number two in German primetime for Kabel Eins with 3.26 million viewers and a share of 12.7%.
In France, medstore | the match on W9 pulled 1.917 million and a share of 7.4%, a good score for a digital channel.
In Italy, Rete 4’s telecast was fourth in primetime with 2.431 million and a share of 8.48%.