The highest attendance at a European Championship match for men was 79,115.© AFP
England’s 2022 European Championship final against Germany at Wembley set a new record of 87,192 for the most attended match at the men’s or women’s European Championships on Sunday.
Attendance at the tournament in England has more than doubled compared to the last women’s European Championship five years ago.
The Lionesses 1-0 win over Austria to open the tournament to 69,000 at Old Trafford, shattering the previous record for a women’s European Championship match of 41,000.
The highest attendance at a men’s European Championship match was the 79,115 Spain defeated the Soviet Union in the 1964 final.
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