EFL. Under the governance of EFAF, the best American Football teams in Europe participate in annual competitions. The final game of the EFL was the Eurobowl, which has been held annually since 1986. In 2014, the BIG6 European Football League was introduced as the new top-tier competition of American football in Europe.
Per Gosper, NFL metrics classify 3.5 million Germans as “avid fans” – matching the UK figure – with a “total fan base” of 19 to 20 million, which exceeds the UK total. According to the NFL, weekly television viewership in Germany has grown by more than 20% annually since 2017.Jun 10, 2021