Take a look at the below list of Top 10 Richest Football Clubs in The World in 2016 and 2017. Football is a game played by two teams of eleven players using an oval ball. Players carry the ball in their hands or throw it to each other as they try to score goals that are called touchdowns. Football is the most famous game in the world and there are a large number of international professional football teams which play tournaments, leagues and world championship an entertain the world. While there are many football clubs also which are considered as the sub categories of these teams.
Football clubs also play different leagues and tournaments while thereby a source of revenue as well. Out of the enormous number of football clubs the richest among them are ranked according to their value and revenue are listed as:
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List of Top 10 Richest Football Clubs In The World in 2016
Associazione Calcio Milan, commonly named as AC Milan is a professional Italian football club that plays in Serie A. The club was founded in 1899 and is one of the old club. AC Milan played almost all the season except throughout the century. With 18 officially recognized EUFA and FIFA titles, this club is the third successful club after Madrid and Ahly. With a value of $856 million and annual revenue of $343 million AC Milan is the 10th richest football club in the world.
Juventus Football Club, commonly known as Juventus is a professional Italian association football club. It is one of the three oldest clubs and spent its majority of its history except one season. It was founded by the young student groups and now one of the famous clubs in the world. Juventus also won different titles, leagues and championship. With a value of $837 and a revenue of $379 million, it is the 9th richest football club in the world.
Liverpool Football Club is an England base football club. The club won five European Championship, three EUFA Cups, three EUFA Super Cups, 18 league titles and many others. Liverpool is also an old and a historic football club. Liverpool is one of the most famous football clubs all over the world. With a value of $982 million and annual revenue of $415 million Liverpool is the 8th richest football club in the world.
Arsenal Football Club, commonly known as Arsenal is a London based football club. Arsenal is the first club from the South England to join The Football League. Arsenal has won different titles, leagues and championship include one EUFA Cup, and may FA cups. With a value of $13,10 million and annual revenue of $487 million Arsenal is the 7th richest football club in the world.
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Chelsea Football club, commonly referred as Chelsea is also a London based football club. It was founded in 1905 and got first major success in 1955, when they won the league championship. Chelsea won different titles, including EUFA, club matches, FA Cups, league matches. With a value of $1,370 million and annual revenue of $526 million Chelsea is the 6th richest football club in the world.
5. Manchester City:
Manchester City Football Club is an England-based football club. It was initially named as Ardwick Association Football Club then changed the name. The club spent a glorious time between 1960`s and 1970`s when the won the League Championship, League Cups, FA Cups an European Cup Winner`s Cup. With a value of $1,380 million and annual revenue of $562 million Manchester is the 5th richest football club in the world.
4. Bayern Munich:
Football Club Bayern Munich is a German based football club. It is also known as the best football, professional team and is the most successful club in the history of Germany. Bayern won 25 national titles and 17 national cups. It won EUFA, FIFA, European Cups to name a few. With a value of $23,50 million and annual revenue of $611 million Bayrn Munich is the 4th richest football club in the world.
3. Manchester United:
Manchester United Football Club, commonly known as Manchester United is an England-based football club also known as The Red Devils. Manchester United has won 20 league titles, 11 FA Cups, 20 FA Community Sheilds. The club has also won European, EUFA and International Cup and One FIFA World Cup. With a value of $3,100 million and annual revenue of $211 million Manchester United is the 3rd richest football club in the world in 2016 and 2017.
2. Barcelona FC:
Futbol Club Barcelona, also known as Barcelona is a professional Spanish club. It is also one of the famous and the oldest club. It is the second most valuable sports team in the world. Barcelona has won 23 La Liga, 27 Copal del Rey, EUFA Champions League, and many others. Barcelona is one of the most famous clubs throughout the world. With a value of $3,160 million and annual revenue of $657 million Barcelona is the 2nd richest football club in the world.
1. Real Madrid:
Real Madrid Club de Futbol is the official name of Real Madrid is a Spain-based football club. The club is the most valuable sports team in the world. The club has won a large number of national, international, league, championship titles. Real Madrid is the most famous football club with highest paid football players in the world. The fans number is enormous and incredible. With a value of $3,260 million and annual revenue of $746 million Real Madrid is the richest football club in the world in 2016 and 2017.
These football clubs are playing for decades and centuries and entertaining the fans of football. While the followers and fans believing their favorite club and the players are providing a healthy entertainment to the fans.