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This Soccer Thing Is Catching On

Sounder At Heart passed along this pretty amazing stat about the viewership of the World Cup.

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18+ Million watched USA v England on ABC/Univision (more than Games
1,2,3,4,6 of NBA Finals, all of NHL Finals)

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Over 7 million people watched the US beat Algeria on ESPN, which is a huge number for a cable channel.

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Last year’s World Series ratings ranged between a low of 15 million to a high of 22 million viewers. Of course, 106 million people watched last year’s Super Bowl…

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Whether you watched the games or not, this video of people around the country reacting to Landon Donovan's goal should give you chills.

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