Gothia Cup in numbers 2017
Gothia Cup is over, for this time. We can now sum up the 43rd edition and say thanks to all the participants. We are already looking forward to the next years edition of Gothia Cup.
The participants have left Gothenburg and Gothia Cup for now. We can once again sum up the tournament with amazing numbers – thanks to you! Without you players, leaders, volunteers and spectatators, Gothia Cup never had reach these numbers every year.
At Heden Center, we have breaking a new record of spectators throughout the week. We have never seen so many visitors in our 43 years of history at Heden Center.
The Opening Ceremony at Ullevi Stadium was an amazing experience for the 50 800 spectators. The Opening Ceremony ended with a spectacular fire work.
During the week, we have provided live streamed games for free on our website. This new concept has been very popular. A total number of 820 000 unique people have been watching the games via our website. The total number of views during the week reach a number of 2 100 000.
On Tuesday, we served the players and leaders meatballs for lunch. A total number of 240 000 meatballs was served and eaten by you that day.
Total number of football matches was 4349 divide on 102 pitches. All together you scored 19 081 goals.
During the Gothia finals (Friday and Saturday), 22 000 spectators went through the gates at Gamla Ullevi to watch the thrilling last games of Gothia Cup.
Thanks to all the participants and volunteers for your amazing performance. Together you have created the worlds largest meeting point. See you next year
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