SPL breaks 10-million fans barrier in 9 seasons
Saudi Professional League set new record after reaching ten millions fans since 2010-2011 season, the third SPL season which witnessed the start of the era of collecting data of the attendance figures, these figures come according to (www.spl.com.sa) records and statistics.
10005591 fans attended 1657 games during the period from August 14th 2010, when Al-Fateh face Al-Qadsya in AL-Ahsa in first game of 2010-2011 season, at Prince Abdullah bin Jalawi Stadium, until the fourth of April 2019, when Al-Raed faced Al-Nasr at King Abdalla Sport City Stadium, in Buraidah. Prince Mohamed Bin Salman League 2018-2019 season is the season with the highest attendance figures with the attendance of 1705318 fans in 208 matches, breaking the record of 2014/2015 which saw the attendance of 1664652 fans. The first million came in the fourth SPL edition (2011-2012), while the second million came in the 5th edition (2012-2013), then the fifth and the sixth in 2015-2016 season, the 8th million in the last season and finally the current edition which saw the ninth and the tenth millions.