Top Five: YouTube hits of 2015
- 30 December 2015 10:26
- Posted by @NieldyMCFC
As another exciting and entertaining year on and off the field at Manchester City draws to a close, it’s time to count down which videos on the club’s official YouTube channel you have been lapping up during 2015.
Launched in summer 2009, mcfcofficial YouTube has grown to become one of the most popular football channels in the world - and that’s not just with City fans.
With an array of regular, original series and spectacular one-off features, funnies and behind the scenes action, it’s no wonder we recently surpassed 500k subscribers - more than any other Premier League club channel.
So without further ado, here are our top five most popular YouTube videos of 2015.
1. Blind Penalty Shoot-out | AGUERO v VILLA | Challenge 1
You just couldn't get enough of our head-to-head series between Sergio Aguero and David Villa this year - so much so that they make up our top three videos of 2015 with the Blind Penalty shoot-out clocking up a meaty 2.5 million views since February.
2. Crossbar Challenge | AGUERO v VILLA | Challenge 2
Hot on its heels is the Crossbar Challenge with 2.1 million views.
3. Corner Challenge | AGUERO v VILLA | Challenge 3
The final challenge was viewed 1.3 million times.
4. WORLD'S WORST REFEREE PRANK | Manchester City April Fools
Next up is this hilarious April Fools stunt starring Chappy which has been viewed an impressive 1.2 million times.
5. Sterling's First Day | Inside City 157
Nothing beats behind the scenes action. Our long-running Inside City series has long-been the crown jewel of our channel and this one invites you to be a fly on the wall during Raheem Sterling's first 24 hours at the club. It's been viewed 1.2 million times since July.