Top 10 Richest Football Clubs in The World 2022. No 1 Will Surprise You

Since the start of league football in England in the mid-1860s, tens of thousands of football clubs have been formed in its one and a half-century history and football has been the livelihood of millions and enjoyed by billions of people around the globe. The sports industry has been booming for the last few decades and football tops the list followed by American football and baseball. Football clubs have started to be valued in billions and attract huge commercial and brand deals.

Top 10 Richest Football Clubs in The World 2020

10.  Juventus

With a brand value of 1.5 billion, Italian record champions, and two times winners of the Champions League,  Juventus are currently the 10th richest football club in the world. The signing of Portuguese star striker Cristiano Ronaldo from Spanish giants Real Madrid has significantly increased its brand value with a revenue of 480 million. Juventus are the richest club in Italy.

  • Brand value  – 1.5 billion
  • Revenue – 480 million

9. Tottenham Hotspur

Following the remarkable champions League final run in 2019. Tottenham Hotspur has significantly increased its brand value along with its revenue. With the star players like Harry Kane and his son, Tottenham Hotspur is valued at 1.64 billion with annual revenue of 511 million

  • Brand value – 1.64 billion
  • Revenue – 511 million

8.  Liverpool

Six-time European champions Liverpool FC are valued at 2.1 billion with annual revenue of 613 million. The Champions League win in 2019 along with the run of the Champions League final in 2018 plays a significant role in the increment in their brand value along with star players like van Dijk, Salah, and mane.

  • Brand value – 2.1 billion
  • Revenue – 613 million

7. Arsenal

London rivals Arsenal follow Liverpool in the seventh place with a brand value of 2.2 billion collecting an annual revenue of  520 million. The stars like Aubameyang, Cazzette, and Ozil increase the brand value of arsenal along with its historic success.

  • Brand value – 2.2 billion
  • Annual revenue – 520 million

6. Chelsea

Backed by Russian billionaire Roman Abromovich, Chelsea takes the 6th sport ahead of Manchester city. Multiple Premier League and Champions League success this decade increased their brand value and revenue. With a brand value.  2.5    Billion And revenue of 597 Million. Chelsea narrowly misses out on the top 5.

  • Brand value – 2.5 billion
  • Annual revenue – 597 million

5. Manchester City

After the takeover from Abu Dhabi’s billionaire Sheik Mansour. Manchester City has dominated English football. Signing star players like Sergio Aguero and David Silva. Several Premier League titles soon followed and the club was valued at 2.6  Billion dollars with annual revenue of 678 Million

  • Brand value – 2.6 billion
  • Revenue – 678 million

4. Bayern Munich

The most successful German club  Bayern Munich is valued. 3.02 billion     With a revenue of 751 million.  Back-to-back Bundesliga titles for 7 years in a row and European success is the prime reason for the success of Bayern Munich

  • Brand value – 3.02 billion
  • Annual revenue – 751 million

3. Manchester United

The most successful English club ranks third in terms of money in the global market. With a brand value of 3.8 billion  and annual revenue of 795 million  Manchester United is challenging Barcelona and Real Madrid for the top spot

  • Brand value – 3.8 billion
  • Annual revenue – 795 million

2. Barcelona

FC Barcelona, A club with unique history and identity is in the second spot with a straggling brand value of 4.02 billion   And annual revenue of   894 million. 8 out of the last 10 LaLigas are won by Catalans along with constant European success

  • Brand value – 4.02 billion
  • Annual revenue – 824 million

1. Real Madrid

Real Madrid

Real Madrid is at the top spot with a brand valuation of 4.2 billion   And revenue of   896 million   Back to back European success and  huge sponsorship deals crowned Real Madrid as the richest football club in the world

  • Brand value – 4.20 billion
  • Annual revenue – 896 million
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