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June 17, 2014 3:59 PM

Kansas City tops national average for U.S.-Ghana World Cup viewership

Kansas City was the nation’s 16th-rated television market for the U.S. national team’s 2-1 World Cup victory Monday over Ghana in Brazil, according to ESPN, with a 7.4 rating. The number was better than the national rating of 6.3. There were 11,093,000 viewers nationwide, making it the highest-rated and most viewed soccer match on ESPN, according to Nielsen.

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