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Forbes Football Rich List - 2017

Forbes Football Rich List - 2017

US magazine Forbes have released their annual football richlist and there have been a few changes in the top 20.

Spanish side Real Madrid lose top spot this year with Manchester United returning to first position in the table for the first time in five years and they go down to third with Barcelona sneaking second place.

The remaining clubs are pretty much what you would expect with the major European players, but again owing to the English television deal and other bumper kit and sponsor deals, eight Premier League sides feature prominently in the top 20, with six sides sitting inside of the top ten.

Compared to last year's edition, the top 20 this time round average out a worth of $1.48billion and that is a 3% uplift on last year.

For more breakdowns when it comes to Champions League earnings and kit deals please Click Here.

It's a nice day - I'm not doing conversions!

Team
Value
1 Yr Chg
Revenue
Operating Income
Manchester United
$3.689bn
11%
$765m
$288m
Barcelona
$3.635bn
2%
$688m
$102.1m
Real Madrid
$3.58bn
-2%
$688m
$181m
Bayern Munich
$2.713bn
1%
$657m
$120m
Manchester City
$2.083bn
8%
$657m
$162m
Arsenal
$1.932bn
-4%
$520m
$122m
Chelsea
$1.845bn
11%
$487m
$52m
Liverpool
$1.492bn
-4%
$448m
$29m
Juventus
$1.258bn
-3%
$379m
$58m
Tottenham Hotspur
$1.058bn
4%
$310m
$68m
Paris Saint-Germain
$841m
3%
$578m
$92m
Borussia Dortmund
$808m
-3%
$315m
$26m
AC Milan
$802m
-3%
$238m
$-50m
Atletico Madrid
$732m
16%
$254m
$56m
West Ham United
$634m
17%
$213m
$48m
Schalke 04
$629m
-4%
$249m
$45m
AS Roma
$569m
12%
$242m
$-21m
Inter Milan
$537m
-4%
$199m
$11m
Leicester City
$413m
-
$191m
$39m
Napoli
$379m
-4%
$158m
$41m


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Writer:Site Staff
Date:Tuesday June 13 2017
Time: 10:30AM

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