Most Popular English Premier League Teams in the United States

Most Popular English Premier League Teams in the United States
Fact Checked by Pat McLoone

The English Premier League (EPL) is hitting the final months of its season and interest continues to grow in the United States. It is evidenced in many ways, including available odds on all games at Maryland betting apps.

So, — your source for Maryland sports betting — decided to look at which of the current teams in the EPL are the most popular on U.S. soil. Utilizing Keyword Explorer, we found the search volume per month of each team and insinuated that info to list the top to bottom teams by popularity in the U.S.

Most Popular Premier League Teams in U.S.

Overall RankTeamU.S Search VolumePer Month
1Manchester United1.8M
5Manchester City503K
6Tottenham Hotspur417K
7Brighton & Hove Albion98K
8West Ham United87K
9Newcastle United82K
10Aston Villa81K
12 Nottingham Forest63K
13Crystal Palace58K
14Sheffield United57K
15Luton Town38K
16Fullham United37K
T-17 Wolverhampton Wanderers20K
T-17 Brentford20K
T-17 Bournemouth20K
20 Burnley14K

ManU Has Most Backers in States

Manchester United tops the list with a whopping 1.8 million searches. Manchester United has won a remarkable 13 EPL titles but has not claimed one since the 2012-13 season. Entering this weekend’s play, they are in sixth place (13-9-2, 41 points) and will visit Luton Sunday (USA Network, 11:30 a.m.).

Arsenal (16-4-4, 52 points) was second on the list at 1.5 million searches and is currently tied with Manchester City (23-16-3, 52 points) for second in the latest EPL standings. By the way, Manchester City, which is seeking its fourth straight and sixth out of the last seven EPL titles, rounds out the top five on the list with 503,000 searches.

Manchester City is also the strong favorite to again win the EPL. BetMGM Maryland lists Man City at -165, followed by Liverpool (+250) and Arsenal (+550). Liverpool (16-2-6, 54 points) is third on our list with 1.3M searches.

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Lou Monaco
Lou Monaco

Lou Monaco had been East Coast Scene columnist for Gaming Today in Las Vegas since June 2019, covering the East Coast sportsbook scene with emphasis on NJ and PA. He also currently is a part-time writer for the high school sports department for NJ Advanced Media ( in Iselin, NJ. Lou has over 30 years sports experience with previous stints at ESPN SportsTicker, Daily Racing Form and Oddschecker.

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