England’s Narrow Defeat To Belgium Scores UK’s Highest Peak Audience Of The Year

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England's dead-rubber loss to Belgium in their final group game of the 2018 FIFA World Cup peaked with 18.6M viewers and a 72% share in the UK – the highest peak audience of the year. The game, which aired on ITV last night, narrowly scored more viewers than England's narrow win over Tunisia, which peaked with 18.3M and a 69% share. It also beat the 14.1M that tuned in to Sunday's easy win over Panama, but couldn't rival BBC One's 82% share in that game. The match, which…