Prestigious Financial Consultancy "Deloitte" has released its 16th "Football Money League" report. The conclusion is the Spanish Football is a money generating "machine" even if skewed towards the two giants : Real Madrid & FC Barcelona.
REAL MADRID CF become the first Football Club to surpass 500M€ in income for a year, in fact they finished with 512,6M€. FC BARCELONA finished second with an important figure of 483M€ with the rest below nearly 100M€ behind with English Giant Manchester United in third place.
Income sources are calculated via ticket selling, television rights, publicity, endorsements & merchandising.
Top 10 income earning Football Clubs:
1. Real Madrid (SP) 512,6M€
2. FC Barcelona (SP) 483
3. Manchester United (ENG) 395,9
4. Bayern Múnich (GER) 368,4
5. Arsenal (ENG) 322,6
6. Chelsea (ENG) 290,3
7. Manchester City (ENG) 285,6
8. Milán (ITA) 256,9
9. Liverpool (ENG) 233,2
10. Juventus (ITA) 195,4