Premier League is the most-watched football league in the world. Fans around the world support their team with passion and dedication. Some of the clubs are able to fetch more crowds than others. In this article, we have the Premier League clubs ranked according to attendance percentage during the 2021-22 season.
Here are the Premier League clubs ranked according to attendance percentage.
20. Turf Moor – Burnley [87.8%]
Burnley got relegated from the Premier League and unsurprisingly, it was reflected in their attendance figures. The average attendance over the course of the season at Turf Moor was 19,317. It is 87.8% of the capacity of Turf Moor, which is 21,994. Turf Moor’s faithful expect a lot more from their club and will hope to see that in the season ahead.
19. Stamford Bridge – Chelsea [89.2%]
Chelsea have some of the most enthusiastic fans around, with a wide following of people of every age. Whether their team has won or lost, the Chelsea fans will provide their players with unconditional support, surrounding them in a sea of blue flags and cheering them on loudly at every game. However, this season their average attendance was only 36,443, which is partially due to the sanctions levied by the government upon club owner Roman Abramovich.
18. Tottenham Hotspur Stadium – Tottenham [90.6%]
Spurs finished the season in fourth place after a late surge by them. Their average attendance during the season was 56,234. Here’s an interesting fact about the stadium; Tottenham will pay on average £37m a year until 2042 to service the loans that helped finance the new stadium.
17. St Mary’s Stadium – Southampton [92.3%]
The capacity of Southampton’s St Mary’s Stadium is 32,505 and it was 92.3% full this season. They made a very poor start to the season but gained form in the middle of the season, only to finish poorly in the 15th place. With only one point in the last six matches, they finished the season with 40 points.
16. Brentford Community Stadium – Brentford [92.6%]
Playing in the Premier League for the first time ever, Brentford enjoyed a fairly decent season. They acquired 46 points and finished in 13th place. Their average home attendance was 16,895 in a stadium with a capacity of 18,250.
15. Selhurst Park – Crystal Palace [93%]
Irrespective of the numbers that turn up, the atmosphere of the stadium is top-notch. It’s widely acknowledged that Eagles supporters are some of the best around, producing brilliant fan displays on a regular basis, and creating one of the most imposing atmospheres in the Premier League. The average turnout this season has been 24,218, which could be a little better given the passion the supporters have for the club.
14. Vicarage Road – Watford [95.5%]
Watford are relegated from the Premier League with just 23 points in 38 games. They had an average attendance of 20,598, in a stadium with a capacity of 21,577. Vicarage Road faithful will hope to see better performance from the team in the upcoming season.