TOP FOOTBALL TEAMS AND THEIR YOUTUBE-SUCCES
#1 FRANCE WINNERS
While France didn’t win the European Championship in 2016, on YouTube however they are the clear winner of this year. Equipe de France de Football has used YouTube’s full potential and ranks on spot number 1 in all categories. With 638 uploaded videos, the French team generated more than 53 million views and 1.5 million engagements in the last 365 days. The video which generated the most views with 1.9 million views in the given period was a five minute summary of the 7:1 match against Ukraine. The video, which achieved the most engagements with 45.9K, is about a visit of the players to Clairefontaine, the FIFA medical center. Despite the apparent success, the team could use YouTube’s community tab to their advantage to generate even more engagement.
England ranks spot number 2 in terms of views and engagements op YouTube. Through 182 uploaded videos, almost 44 million views and 962K engagements could be achieved. The video with the most views of 1.9 million is a highlight video from the playlist World Cup 2022 Qualifiers. 69K engagements were reached through a video on quizzes between the players.
German Football ranks third in terms of views with almost 30 million views and 517K engagements, although only 145 videos were uploaded last year. On the other hand, the club is very active in the community tab, where daily posts in the form of GIFS, memes, polls and match results are made. Two videos, which generated the most views with 2.9 million views each, are about match highlights of country matches and DFB Cup finals. Among the channel’s latest content are videos of entire games as well as humorous content about which players are the funniest or can date the best.