Columbus, the adopted home of the US Men's National Soccer Team, was one of the top markets in the nation to turn into the come-from-level victory over the bogeymen of Ghana.
To put these numbers in perspective:
More comps for US-Ghana (11.09 million viewers): ESPN 2014 UCF-Baylor Fiesta Bowl got 11.3 mill; Clemson-Ohio State Orange Bowl got 11.4 mil
— Austin Karp (@AustinKarp) June 17, 2014
So while the World Cup won't be muscling the Super Bowl anytime, it continues its steady growth in America.