This is a list of the richest association football clubs in the world. Football has become the most popular sports over the years. It’s no doubt that football has come to stay, even a child of nine years old knows the different football clubs.
1.Barcelona with 840.8 million euros
In 1899, the Spanish football club was founded by a combined team of Swiss, Spanish, English, and Catalan footballers with their leader by Joan Gamper. The club has become a symbol of Catalan culture and Catalanism since. It is the fourth-most valuable sports team in the world, worth $4.06 billion, and the world’s richest football club in terms of revenue.
2. Real Madrid with 757.3 million euros
Real madrid founded in 6th March 1902 is the club with the most supporters and called royal, a name given to the club by king Alfonso. Since 1947, the team has played its home matches in the 81,044-capacity Santiago Bernabéu Stadium in downtown Madrid.
Read Madrid is rooted as one of the richest clubs in the world and worth €3.8 billion ($4.2 billion) in 2019, and it was the second highest-earning football club in the world, with annual revenue of €757 million in 2019.
3. Manchester United with 711.5 million euros
The Red Devil’s club, initially founded as Newton Heath LYR Football Club in 1878, changed its name to Manchester United in 1902 and moved to its current stadium, Old Trafford, in 1910.
The club was the highest-earning football club in the world for 2016–17, with annual revenue of €676.3 million, and the world’s third most valuable football club in 2019, valued at £3.15 billion. As of June 2015, it is the world’s most valuable football brand, estimated to be worth $1.2 billion.
4. Bayern Munich with £587.8 million
Bayern Munich was established in 1900 by 11 football players, led by their leader, Franz John. Despite the fact that Bayern won its first national championship in 1932, the club was not chosen for the Bundesliga at its inception in 1963. Currently, the team is known as the best in Bundesliga and one of the bests in the world.
Bayern Munich with 660.1 million euros.
5. Liverpool with 604.7 million euros
Established in 1892, the English club has won six European Cups, which is more than any other English club, three UEFA Cups, four UEFA Super Cups, one FIFA Club World Cup, eighteen League titles, seven FA Cups, a record eight League Cups, fifteen FA Community Shields and one Football League Super Cup.
6. Juventus with 459.7 million euros
The club was is based on Turin founded in 1897 by Torinese students who formed group. The club has been one of the bests Italian clubs so far and has won 35 official league titles, 13 Coppa Italia titles and eight Supercoppa Italiana titles.
7. AC Milan is worth $559 million
Top Italian side AC Milan was internationally most successful among Italian football clubs with seven victories in European Cup and UEFA Champions League on top. The abbreviation AC stands for Associazione Calcio, that in English could be translated to “kicking club”.
8. AS Roma is worth $548 million
Established in the spring of 1927 A.S. Roma started the combination of three older Italian Football Championship clubs from the city of Rome: Roman FC, SS Alba-Audace and Fortitudo-Pro Roma SGS into one club.
9.Tottenham Hotspur with 521.1 million euros
Then again in 1882, Tottenham was founded. It has won the FA Cup for the first time in 1901, the only non-League club to do so since the formation of the Football League in 1888 and so far they have been one of the most successful ones.
10. Chelsea with €513.1 million
Champion Chelsea, the Blues was established in 1905, The team compete in the Premier League, the top division of English football. Chelsea are among England’s most successful clubs; they have been league champions for many times and won the just ended Champion league title.
11. Paris St. Germain with 635.9 million euros
Established in 1970, the Paris based club has always played their home matches in Parc des Princes. It has been enjoying it’s home matches at the same venue since 1972. The likes of Neymar, Mbape, Angel Di Maria have all featured for the club in recent years.
12. Manchester City wortth 610.6 million euros
It was established in 1880 as St. Mark’s (West Gorton). Within some years later, it was renamed Ardwick Association Football Club in 1887 and then Manchester City in 1894.
City won the Premier League in 2018 under the management of Pep Guardiola, becoming the only Premier League team to earn 100 points in a single season. During the 2019 season, they won four trophies.
13. Arsenal is worth 388 million euros
Established in 1886, Arsenal football club with the nickname the gunners have been one if the top English football clubs playing in the too division since 1992. It has won 13 league titles.
14. Dortmund is worth 365.7 million Euros
Dortmund is also well known German team and it’s well known as one of the top teams in the world. Established in 1909, it’s one of the most successful clubs in Europe, and has the biggest stadium in the world, the Westfalenstadion, and the largest regular attendance.
15.Athletico Madrid is worth 331.8 million euros
Atletico Madrid was established in 117 years on April 26 1903, at the Basque Society on Calle de la Cruz in Madrid, the Spanish capital
16.Leicester is worth $455 million
In 1884, the club was established, with the name of Leicester Fosse by a group of pupils from Wygesston School before relocating to Fibert street in 1891. In 1919, the name Leicester was chosen.
17. Frankfurt football is valued at 244 million euros
In 1899, two football clubs merged together to form Frankfurt Football Club. The German ream has played at top flight for years.
18. Napoli is worth 354 million euros
SSC Napoli in full is written as Societa Sportiva Calcio Napoli, and top contenders of the Italian league with huge successes.
19. Everton is worth $206 million
In 1878, Everton football club was established. The English club has also been a strong force to reckon with and has been performing marvellously well.
20. Lyon is estimated to be worth 376 Euros
Established in 1950, Lyon remains a top contender in the French Ligue 1. It has been the only top team that is capable of scoring and winning against Paris and Saint Germaine.
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