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Top 30 English Football Clubs by Average Attendances 2013

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A list of the top thirty English football clubs as ordered by average home attendances (domestic league matches only) for season 2012-13.

Manchester United FC retained their top spot, averaging over 75,500 spectators per match. Arsenal FC retained second position, averaging over 60,000, with Newcastle United FC coming in third at 50,515.

The average attendance for English Premier League clubs was 35,920 and for Championship clubs it was 17,450. For the third and fourth tiers of the English professional football leagues the averages were 6,320 and 4,390 respectively.

Top 30 English Football Clubs by Average Home Attendance




Club Average
11/12
Average
12/13
Manchester Utd. 75,385 75,530
Arsenal 60,000 60,080
Newcastle Utd. 49,935 50,515
Manchester City 47,045 46,975
Liverpool 44,250 44,750
Chelsea 41,475 41,460
Sunderland 39,095 40,545
Everton 33,225 36,355
Tottenham Hotspur 36,025 36,065
Aston Villa 33,875 35,060
West Ham Utd. 30,800 34,720
Southampton 26,435 30,875
Stoke City 27,225 26,720
Norwich City 26,615 26,675
Brighton & Hove
Albion
20,028 26,230
Fulham 25,290 25,390
West Bromwich Albion 24,795 25,325
Sheffield Wednesday 21,335 24,075
Reading 19,220 23,860
Derby County 25,875 23,230
Nottingham Forest 21,970 23,080
Cardiff City 22,100 22,995
Leicester City 23,035 22,280
Wolverhampton Wanderers 25,670 21,770
Leeds United 23,285 21,570
Swansea City 19,945 20,370
Wigan Athletic 18,635 19,360
Charlton Athletic 17,410 18,500
Sheffield United 18,700 18,180
Bolton Wanderers 23,670 18,035
     

For a comparison, see our list of top 30 clubs by attendance in season 2010/11