The new valuation of Forbest most valuable football teams has been released and there is Spanish duo taking the first two placed, Real Madrid stays in the first place while Barcelona takes over Manchester United in the second player. There are 5 english clubs in the top 10 richest teams in the world cup while Galatasaray makes the top 20 first time in history. Take a look at the top 20 richest clubs in the world
Forbes Top 20 Richest Football Clubs - updated June 2014
|1||REAL MADRID||$3.40 Billions||$675m||1st|
|2||FC BARCELONA||$3.20 Billions||$627m||3rd|
|3||MANCHESTER UNITED||$2.81 Billions||$551m||2nd|
|4||BAYERN MUNICH||$1.85 Billions||$561||5th|
|6||CHELSEA FC||$868 millions||$397m||7th|
|7||Manchester City||$863 millions||$411m||9th|
|8||AC MILAN||$856 millions||$343m||6th|
|11||BORUSSIA DORTMUND||$600 Million||$333m|
|12||FC SCHALKE||$581 Million||$285m|
|14||INTER MILAN||$484 Million||$219m|
|17||Atletico Madrid||$328 Million||$156m|
|19||AS Roma||$307 Million||$162m|
|5||Paris Saint Germain||€398.8m||€53.2m||€90.9m||€254.7m|
Bayern Munich has overtaken Manchester United in the French Magazine Deloitte Football Money League rankings. The rankings are released today on 23 January 2014. which sees Real Madrid top the money chart, while Barcelona 2nd and Bayern Munich 3rd. United fall 4th for the first time since 1998. Man City and PSG started to show up in the top 5 and take a look at the rest.
Forbes released list of Top 20 most valuable clubs in the world, according to them Real Madrid are no.1 and the richest club not only in Europe but in the world over the last 1 year. But who are the other big clubs joining them in the top 20 ? If we look at the past rankings we will see that Manchester United have dominated the richlist for quite a while it is the first time that Real Madrid have eclipsed them from the first spot.
Manchester United dominated the richlist for 9 years in row and this is the first time that Spanish giants Real Madrid have reached no 1 position, while FC Barcelona have seen a steady increase in the last 5 years in 2007 Barcelona was ranked no 9 but due to their couple of wins in Champions League and Lionel Messi rise to stardom they have gained considerable ground on the top 2, while Arsenal have always been around 3rd or 4th since 2007 when the rankings were started.
In the bottom of the top 10 list we see couple of changes every years, and Liverpool who were 4th in the richlist back in 2008 now find themselves in 10th position and it is not likely to be change to better in coming years, while Manchester City who were 17th back in 2007 now finds themselves in 9th position and they will be even better next year and in couple of more years to come with kind of money they have.
While Bayern Munich, Milan and Chelsea have been changing places in and around 5,6 7 in the last few years, but since Bayern Munich had couple of great seasons and won the treble in 2013 they will push ARsenal to third in the next year rankings.
Football or you might like to call it soccer has evolved so much in the last decade, with the money coming from Middle east, Russia, America and the top clubs are getting richer every day due to globalization and their marketing efforts around the world, alone English Premier League is by far the most valueable football league around europe and in the World, teams like Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool who have been very successfull in the league over the last century and 21st Century have been joined by Chelsea and Manchester City who have mega rich owner while Barcelona and Real Madrid from a recession hit spain are among the top 5 clubs in the world.