2018 World Cup Russia
RTÉ has published it’s exciting package offers for this year’s World Cup in Russia.
Audiences in Ireland tuned into the 2014 FIFA World Cup in record numbers. On RTÉ2 the live games averaged 335,300 per match which represented a 28% increase on viewing figures for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
The Final itself which saw Germany beat Argentina after extra time attracted an average audience of 857,000 viewers, up 13% on 2010. The World Cup Final peaked at 1,280,600 viewers. The highest television audience for a World Cup Final since the 1994 FIFA World Cup USA.