Football is no doubt the most popular sport by distant margin to any other sport and the credibility of the investment and sponsor is notwithstanding obvious to all eyes base on the football player wages and sponsorship deal here and there in all aspect of the world
In fact, the wages of the football is such an extravagant that drive million of the football follower to dream of playing football in their lifetime. Moreover, beyond the football wages structure are the templates of the club that can manage to build on their football success to becomes extremely among other clubs
More so, English Premier League is one of the most lucrative league in the world and its club have racked up millions if not billion of dollars to themselves. Although, the like of German Bundesliga and Spanish La Liga are not too far off the pace of the Premier League, but the grandiose investment of the Premier League have implode the English teams ahead of others
More so, with the right investment and increment in the Premier League team budget over the years, the English teams are beginning to stride in full gear ahead of other league while constantly produce a team in the Europa and Champions League final
In fact, the likes of Manchester City and Chelsea are one of the early favorites team to scoop the most prestigious club football gong according to Champions League free sports picks for the current campaign of the competition
However, despite the Premier League recent achievement, the two Spanish giant club, Real Madrid and Barcelona have been at the helm of club richness for many years base on their franchise and club revenue on yearly basis
But due to their wages structure and decline in revenue generated from the the impact of the coronavirus pandemic wave on the sporting activities, the two giant club have been beastly impacted – which enable Barcelona to lose their greatest ever player to PSG while signing Real Madrid are struggling to have their main man acquired
However, irrespective of the impact of coronavirus and the oligarchs of the Premier League clubs, the Spanish giant remain the top of the rich club podium – but below are the top three richest club in the world
3. Manchester United
The Old Trafford club is the most successful club in the entire history of the Premier League – while the club have 20 league title with which 13 of them are won in the Premier League era under the guidance of Sir Alex Ferguson
Furthermore, Manchester United have 3 Champions League, 1 Europa League, 21 FA Community Shield, 12 FA Cup, and 5 Carabao Or League cup triumph under their belt with many of their trophy haul coming in the time of Sir Alex Ferguson once again
However, it was under the guidance of the Scottish tactician that the fortune Manchester United quickly rose above others while the Old Trafford team became more famous than the Liverpool who had been holding the prestige of English Football for such a long time
Though, the United neighboring club, Manchester City and their eternal rival, Liverpool have quickly gain more momentum of the rise to fortune while the are softly among the top ten richest club in the world, but Manchester United remain the most successful club in England for more than one and a half decades of years
In fact, United as of 2018 was the richest club in the world with such a blossom and blissful revenue despite not winning the Premier League and Champions League for a very long time. United is one of the most financially stable team in the world and n net worth, it he Red Devil team remain the most price football club globally.
2. FC Barcelona
Arguably one of the most successful club in world football with series of achievement from local point of view to the international stage. Barcelona unlike many other club is not own by few people but owned by many people coming together with common goal of making such historic club more than a club
Moreover, despite the Real Madrid dominance in the league, Barcelona managed to win the La Liga on 26 occasions, Copa Del Rey on 31 occasions, Spanish super cup on 13 occasions among many their local trophy won by the Catalan base club
In fact, Barcelona was equally dominant In intercontinental club competition, winning UEFA Champions League 5 times, 5 UEFA Super cup, and 3 FIFA Club World Cup to their rank.
However, Barcelona began to raise their rank as one of the richest club since the time of Johan Cruyff as the Barcelona coach where the Blaugrana won series of club competition including their maiden Champions league in 1992 when they beat Sampdoria However, base on current mark, the Catalan giant club has build a network of giant revenue worth over. €715 million by the dawn of new 2021 – but with series of mismanagement and coronavirus pandemic effect, Barcelona has dropped in revenue behind their eternal rival, Real Madrid.
1. Real Madrid CF
Since the first comeo of Perez as the Madrid President in early 2000, Real Madrid had began to flourish in revenue while the Spanish chief turn the idea generating more income through the commercialization of football superstars around the world
The 13 time European champion is one of the most supported club in the world and the Spanish capital club is one of the most successful club on and off the field like its perennial rival, Barcelona.
Real Madrid have manage to win 34 La Liga, 19 Copa Del Rey, 11 super cup among many other local triumph – but the Los Blancos will become more popular base on their achievement on intercontinental stage with 13 Champions League, 2 UEFA Cup, 4 European Super cup and 7 FIFA Club World Cup
Moreover, Real Madrid revenue would slip to third behind Barcelona and Manchester United in 2018 despite their Champions League triumph in the same years – but the larger pool of revenue tank that got the Madrid afloat ahead of other have been substantiated in 2021 while they now regain the top spot in revenue ahead of Barcelona The Madrid giant club generated more than €750 million at the end of their season while lowering their staggering wage Bill.