Soccer is the most followed and played sports in the world due to his broad base of followers across seven continents.
The popularity of the top leagues like the English Premier League, La Liga and Bundesliga, has taken the growth of soccer to a whole new level. The competitions like the Champions League and Europa League cater to a large number of followers across the globe.
Soccer has made inroads into the market like the United States of America; with youth taking up an interest in watching the sports on a regular basis.
The level of competitiveness and skills on display is undoubtedly one of the factors that attract the new audience, i.e. Youngsters in watching soccer rather than other sports. Indeed, a rivalry between Real Madrid and Barcelona is also closely watched by many fans across the world.
The rivalries between various top teams also provide closely contested games due to the presence of senior players showcasing their football skills and abilities. Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Neymar are top players, who captivate the audiences with their football skills on the field.
Due to the inception of smartphones, young audiences in United States Area have taken a liking to the sport as they watch their favorites on teams through live streaming. Many options exist on the internet for live streaming.
Live streaming is one of the big reasons for the growth of soccer in places like America and Asia, where many youngsters take a keen interest in watching and playing the game.
The top players like Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are the most followed players on social media platforms such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
The gaming industry has also made a significant contribution to the growth of soccer in places like America and India. Teenagers love soccer games, especially FIFA game developed by EA sports.
These are significant reasons why soccer is every growing sport in the world and especially has shown an exponential increase in places like America, where youngsters have shown much interest in the game.