May 29, 2012 – Manchester United Named World’s Most Popular Football Club
According to a new survey by Kantar, Manchester United Football Club has been named The World’s Most Popular Football Club.
The Survey Findings
1) Manchester United has 659 Million Followers Worldwide
- 71 million in Americas
- 90 million in Europe
- 173 million in Africa and the Middle East – 325 million in Asia.
2) Football is the worlds’ most popular sport with 1.6 billion followers worldwide.
Kantar is a leading marketing research firm with over 54,000 respondents in 39 countries and this survey was carried out in May 2012.