TelevisaUnivision successfully concluded its multiplatform coverage of the UEFA Champions League 2021-2022 season, bringing fans all the thrill and action from the championship, as the most prestigious European teams battled for the title, breaking record audiences for the network in the United States and delivering the #1 rated season in the tournament history with an average of 624.000 P2+ and 293.000 A18-49 per match, +16% and +6% vs. prior year, respectively.
On May 28, Univision’s UEFA Champions League Final matchup of Real Madrid vs. Liverpool delivered the largest audience ever for a European Champions League tournament game with 2.6 million viewers P2+ and 1.3 million viewers A18-49. The live event, which aired on Univision and simulcasted on TUDN, peaked with 2.9 million viewers P2+ and 1.5 million viewers A18-49. For the first time ever, the game was also streamed on ViX, TelevisaUnivision’s free streaming service, including a TUDN News pre-game special on Zona TUDN.
Previously, on May 4, Univision’s UEFA Champions League Semifinal matchup of Real Madrid vs. Manchester City had delivered the largest audience ever for a European Champions League Semifinal match with 1.277.000 viewers P2+ and 614K viewers A18-49 on average. That match, which aired on Univision and was simulcast on TUDN, peaked with 1.531.000 viewers P2+ and 701.000 viewers A18-49. This game was also streamed on ViX.