Deloitte Football Money League

The Deloitte Football Money League ranks football clubs by revenue generated from football operations. It is produced annually by the accountancy firm Deloitte and released in early February of each year, describing the season most recently finished.

Summary performance timeline edit

The following table shows the clubs who have appeared in the rankings since the 1996–97 season, sorted by average annual rank, and drawn from the annual lists below.

Club # Years Most recent Ave­rage rank Best rank
1996–97
1997–98
1998–99
1999–2000
2000–01
2001–02
2002–03
2003–04
2004–05
2005–06
2006–07
2007–08
2008–09
2009–10
2010–11
2011–12
2012–13
2013–14
2014–15
2015–16
2016–17
2017–18
2018–19
2019–20
2020–21
2021–22
2022–23
Spain Real Madrid 27 2022–23 2 1 3 2 3 2 6 6 4 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 2 1 2 2 2 2 1
England Manchester United 27 2022–23 2.41 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 4 2 2 3 3 3 3 4 2 3 1 1 3 3 4 5 4 5
Spain Barcelona 27 2022–23 4.33 1 2 6 6 8 12 9 13 7 6 2 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 4 2 2 3 2 1 1 4 7 4
Germany Bayern Munich 27 2022–23 4.44 2 5 3 2 3 3 3 5 9 7 8 7 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 5 4 4 4 4 3 3 6 6
England Chelsea 26 2022–23 7 4 9 4 7 10 7 10 4 5 6 4 5 6 6 6 5 7 7 8 8 8 8 9 8 8 8 9
France Paris Saint-Germain 15 2022–23 7.87 3 13 15 21 10 5 5 4 6 7 6 5 7 6 5 3
Italy Juventus 27 2022–23 7.93 2 4 4 5 5 2 2 2 5 4 3 12 11 8 10 13 13 9 10 10 10 10 11 10 10 9 11 11
England Arsenal 27 2022–23 8.78 5 20 13 10 11 13 8 7 6 10 9 5 6 5 5 5 6 8 8 7 7 6 9 11 11 11 10 10
England Manchester City 19 2022–23 8.89 1 16 17 17 21 19 11 12 7 6 6 6 5 5 5 6 6 1 1 2
England Liverpool 27 2022–23 9.63 3 9 10 11 19 7 5 8 10 8 10 8 8 7 8 9 9 12 9 9 9 9 7 7 5 7 3 7
Italy Milan 27 2022–23 10.52 3 6 7 7 4 4 4 3 3 3 5 6 7 10 7 7 8 10 12 14 16 22 18 21 30 19 16 13
Brazil Flamengo 1 1996–97 11 11 11
Italy Internazionale 27 2022–23 11.67 6 10 8 9 9 11 12 6 8 9 7 9 10 9 9 8 11 15 17 20 19 15 14 14 14 14 14 14
England Tottenham Hotspur 27 2022–23 12.85 8 16 18 15 17 16 16 15 14 13 15 10 14 15 12 11 14 14 13 12 12 11 10 8 9 10 9 8
Germany Borussia Dortmund 23 2022–23 13.48 7 7 11 14 12 15 12 22 20 18 22 16 12 11 11 11 11 12 12 12 12 12 13 12
Germany Schalke 04 18 2019–20 14.56 10 14 17 14 14 16 13 16 16 10 15 13 14 13 14 16 16 15 16
Italy Roma 25 2022–23 15.36 9 15 19 16 10 9 10 11 12 11 12 11 9 12 18 15 21 19 24 16 15 24 15 16 24 24
Spain Atlético Madrid 16 2022–23 15.81 12 12 22 17 22 25 20 15 15 13 13 13 13 13 13 12 15
Italy Lazio 11 2020–21 16.09 6 19 12 8 6 8 14 17 15 20 28 30
England Newcastle United 23 2022–23 16.61 5 8 5 12 20 14 13 9 11 12 13 14 17 20 25 22 25 19 17 21 19 29 20 17
England Leeds United 9 2022–23 16.67 5 20 17 13 5 11 16 23 18 27
Italy Parma 6 2001–02 16.67 13 18 14 13 18 19 18
Germany Hamburger SV 10 2013–14 16.8 11 15 16 15 15 11 13 18 20 17 28
Scotland Celtic 6 2006–07 16.83 13 20 17 18 13 16 17
Scotland Rangers 8 2005–06 17.25 14 14 16 18 15 17 19 21 18
France Lyon 16 2022–23 18.06 11 20 19 15 11 13 12 13 14 17 18 24 21 28 17 18 29
France Marseille 11 2022–23 18.36 14 16 18 19 16 14 15 14 17 30 23 20
England Leicester City 8 2021–22 19.63 14 25 20 14 22 22 22 15 17
Turkey Galatasaray 5 2015–16 20.2 16 19 16 18 22 26
Italy Fiorentina 3 2009–10 20.33 14 14 26 21
England Everton 15 2022–23 20.8 17 18 27 27 28 28 20 19 23 20 17 19 17 18 19 30
Russia Zenit Saint Petersburg 7 2020–21 20.86 15 18 17 23 25 28 15 20
Germany Eintracht Frankfurt 4 2022–23 21.25 16 27 20 22 16
Spain Valencia 10 2019–20 21.4 18 20 20 19 18 25 19 23 23 26 21
England West Ham United 16 2022–23 21.63 15 19 19 29 31 29 29 21 21 18 17 20 18 26 16 15 18
England Aston Villa 12 2022–23 21.92 17 17 19 20 25 20 24 29 22 24 21 21 21
Germany Werder Bremen 4 2010–11 22 17 20 17 28 23
Germany VfB Stuttgart 6 2012–13 22.67 18 18 24 19 27 27 21
Italy Napoli 14 2022–23 22.71 16 28 29 20 16 22 16 31 30 19 21 20 19 28 19
Turkey Fenerbahçe 4 2015–16 23 18 19 30 18 25
France Bordeaux 2 2009–10 23 23 23 23
England Bolton Wanderers 1 2004–05 23 23 23
England Southampton 7 2021–22 23.86 18 25 23 22 18 23 26 30
England Wolverhampton Wanderers 4 2021–22 24 17 25 29 17 25
Germany Bayer Leverkusen 1 2004–05 24 24 24
Netherlands Ajax 7 2021–22 24.71 17 17 26 26 27 23 27 27
Portugal Benfica 13 2022–23 24.85 20 20 26 21 24 26 26 27 30 30 24 23 24 22
England Brighton & Hove Albion 3 2022–23 25 23 29 23 23
England Middlesbrough 1 2004–05 25 25 25
Italy Atalanta 1 2020–21 25 25 25
Spain Sevilla 5 2022–23 25.2 22 24 27 22 28 25
Germany Borussia Mönchengladbach 4 2020–21 25.75 24 28 25 24 26
Turkey Beşiktaş 1 2017–18 26 26 26
England Sunderland 6 2015–16 26.83 18 18 30 31 27 26 29
England Crystal Palace 7 2022–23 26.86 24 29 26 24 30 25 26 28
Brazil Corinthians 2 2012–13 28 24 32 24
Wales Swansea City 2 2014–15 28 27 29 27
England AFC Bournemouth 1 2016–17 28 28 28
England Sheffield United 1 2019–20 28 28 28
England West Bromwich Albion 2 2016–17 28.5 27 30 27
England Fulham 3 2022–23 28.67 26 30 30 26
England Stoke City 3 2016–17 29 28 30 28 29
Spain Villarreal 1 2021–22 29 29 29
Portugal Porto 1 2018–19 29 29 29

Rankings by season edit

2022–23 edit

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Appearances by Country
Ranking Country Number of Teams Total Revenue
(€ million)
1 England 14 5856.9
2 Italy 5 1679.2
3 Spain 4 2209.9
4 Germany 3 1457.5
France 1259.3
6 Portugal 1 196.7
2024 Rank Club Revenue
( million)
Country 2023 Rank Change
1 Real Madrid 831.4  Spain 2 +1
2 Manchester City 825.9  England 1 -1
3 Paris Saint-Germain 801.8  France 5 +2
4 Barcelona 800.1  Spain 7 +3
5 Manchester United 745.8  England 4 -1
6 Bayern Munich 744.0  Germany 6
7 Liverpool 682.9  England 3 -4
8 Tottenham Hotspur 631.5  England 9 +1
9 Chelsea 589.4  England 8 -1
10 Arsenal 532.6  England 10
11 Juventus 432.4  Italy 11
12 Borussia Dortmund 420.0  Germany 13 +1
13 Milan 385.3  Italy 16 +3
14 Internazionale 378.9  Italy 14
15 Atlético Madrid 364.1  Spain 12 -3
16 Eintracht Frankfurt 293.5  Germany 22 +6
17 Newcastle United 287.8  England 20 +3
18 West Ham United 275.1  England 16 -2
19 Napoli 267.7  Italy 31+
20 Marseille 258.4  France 31+
21 Aston Villa 250.5  England 21
22 Benfica 233.4  Portugal 24 +2
23 Brighton & Hove Albion 231.3  England 23
24 Roma 214.9  Italy 31+
25 Sevilla 214.3  Spain 28 +3
26 Fulham 209.8  England 31+
27 Leeds United 207.8  England 18 -9
28 Crystal Palace 206.5  England 26 -2
29 Lyon 199.1  France 31+
30 Everton 198.0  England 19 -11

2021–22 edit

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Appearances by Country
Ranking Country Number of Teams Total Revenue
(€ million)
1 England 16 5823.8
2 Spain 5 2110.6
3 Germany 3 1218.8
Italy 973.9
5 France 1 654.2
Portugal 196.7
Netherlands 187.2
2023 Rank Club Revenue
( million)
Country 2022 Rank Change
1 Manchester City 731.0  England 1
2 Real Madrid 713.8  Spain 2
3 Liverpool 701.7  England 7 +4
4 Manchester United 688.6  England 5 +1
5 Paris Saint-Germain 654.2  France 6 +1
6 Bayern Munich 653.6  Germany 3 -3
7 Barcelona 638.2  Spain 4 -3
8 Chelsea 568.3  England 8
9 Tottenham Hotspur 523.0  England 10 +1
10 Arsenal 433.5  England 11 +1
11 Juventus 400.6  Italy 9 -1
12 Atlético Madrid 393.8  Spain 13 +1
13 Borussia Dortmund 356.9  Germany 12 -1
14 Internazionale 308.4  Italy 14
15 West Ham United 301.5  England 16 +1
16 Milan 264.9  Italy 19 +3
17 Leicester City 255.5  England 15 -2
18 Leeds United 223.4  England 23 +5
19 Everton 213.7  England 18 -1
20 Newcastle United 212.3  England 29 +9
21 Aston Villa 210.9  England 21
22 Eintracht Frankfurt 208.3  Germany 31+
23 Brighton & Hove Albion 198.4  England 31+
24 Benfica 196.7  Portugal 31+
25 Wolverhampton Wanderers 195.4  England 17 -8
26 Crystal Palace 188.9  England 31+
27 Ajax 187.2  Netherlands 31+
28 Sevilla 186.1  Spain 22 -6
29 Villarreal 178.7  Spain 31+
30 Southampton 177.7  England 26 -4

2020–21 edit

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Appearances by Country
Ranking Country Number of Teams Total Revenue
(€ million)
1 England 14 4681.0
2 Italy 7 1696.7
3 Spain 4 1755.1
4 Germany 3 1126.5
5 France 1 556.2
Russia 212.0
2022 Rank Club Revenue
( million)
Country 2021 Rank Change
1 Manchester City 644.9  England 6 +5
2 Real Madrid 640.7  Spain 2
3 Bayern Munich 611.4  Germany 3
4 Barcelona 582.1  Spain 1 -3
5 Manchester United 558.0  England 4 -1
6 Paris Saint-Germain 556.2  France 7 +1
7 Liverpool 550.4  England 5 -2
8 Chelsea 493.1  England 8
9 Juventus 433.5  Italy 10 +1
10 Tottenham Hotspur 406.2  England 9 -1
11 Arsenal 366.5  England 11
12 Borussia Dortmund 337.6  Germany 12
13 Atlético Madrid 332.8  Spain 13
14 Internazionale 330.9  Italy 14
15 Leicester City 255.5  England 22 +7
16 West Ham United 221.5  England 26 +10
17 Wolverhampton Wanderers 219.2  England 29 +12
18 Everton 218.1  England 17 -1
19 Milan 216.3  Italy 30 +11
20 Zenit Saint Petersburg 212.0  Russia 15 -5
21 Aston Villa 207.3  England 31+
22 Sevilla 199.5  Spain 31+
23 Leeds United 192.7  England 31+
24 Roma 190.4  Italy 31+
25 Atalanta 187.6  Italy 31+
26 Borussia Mönchengladbach 177.5  Germany 24 -2
Southampton 177.5  England 31+
28 Napoli 174.5  Italy 19 -9
29 Newcastle United 170.1  England 31+
30 Lazio 163.5  Italy 31+

2019–20 edit

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Appearances by Country
Ranking Country Number of Teams Total Revenue
(€ million)
1 England 12 3997.1
2 Germany 5 1564.5
3 Spain 4 1909.1
Italy 1015.2
5 France 2 721.3
6 Russia 1 236.5
Portugal 170.3
Netherlands 155.5
2021 Rank Club Revenue
( million)
Country 2020 Rank Change
1 Barcelona 713.4  Spain 1
2 Real Madrid 691.8  Spain 2
3 Bayern Munich 634.1  Germany 4 +1
4 Manchester United 580.4  England 3 -1
5 Liverpool 558.6  England 7 +2
6 Manchester City 549.2  England 6
7 Paris Saint-Germain 540.6  France 5 -2
8 Chelsea 469.7  England 9 +1
9 Tottenham Hotspur 445.7  England 8 -1
10 Juventus 398.9  Italy 10
11 Arsenal 388.0  England 11
12 Borussia Dortmund 365.7  Germany 12
13 Atlético Madrid 331.8  Spain 13
14 Internazionale 291.5  Italy 14
15 Zenit Saint Petersburg 236.5  Russia 28 +13
16 Schalke 04 222.8  Germany 15 -1
17 Everton 212.0  England 19 +2
18 Lyon 180.7  France 17 -1
19 Napoli 176.3  Italy 20 +1
20 Eintracht Frankfurt 174.0  Germany 27 +7
21 Valencia 172.1  Spain 26 +5
22 Leicester City 171.0  England 22
23 Benfica 170.3  Portugal 24 +1
24 Borussia Mönchengladbach 167.9  Germany 31+
25 Crystal Palace 161.3  England 30 +5
26 West Ham United 158.0  England 18 -8
27 Ajax 155.5  Netherlands 23 -4
28 Sheffield United 152.0  England 31+
29 Wolverhampton Wanderers 151.2  England 25 -4
30 Milan 148.5  Italy 21 -9

2018–19 edit

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Appearances by Country
Ranking Country Number of Teams Total Revenue
(€ million)
1 England 11 4403.1
2 Italy 5 1469.0
3 Spain 4 2150.4
Germany 1540.4
5 France 2 856.8
Portugal 373.8
7 Netherlands 1 199.4
Russia 180.4
2020 Rank Club Revenue
( million)
Country 2019 Rank Change
1 Barcelona 840.8  Spain 2 +1
2 Real Madrid 757.3  Spain 1 -1
3 Manchester United 711.5  England 3
4 Bayern Munich 660.1  Germany 4
5 Paris Saint-Germain 635.9  France 6 +1
6 Manchester City 610.6  England 5 -1
7 Liverpool 604.7  England 7
8 Tottenham Hotspur 521.1  England 10 +2
9 Chelsea 513.1  England 8 -1
10 Juventus 459.7  Italy 11 +1
11 Arsenal 445.2[6]  England 9 -2
12 Borussia Dortmund 371.7[6]  Germany 12
13 Atlético Madrid 367.6  Spain 13
14 Internazionale 364.6  Italy 14
15 Schalke 04 324.8  Germany 16 +1
16 Roma 231.0  Italy 15 -1
17 Lyon 220.9[6]  France 28 +11
18 West Ham United 216.4  England 20 +2
19 Everton 210.5[6]  England 17 -2
20 Napoli 207.4  Italy 21 +1
21 Milan 206.3  Italy 18 -3
22 Leicester City 200.0  England 22
23 Ajax 199.4  Netherlands 31+
24 Benfica 197.6  Portugal 30 +6
25 Wolverhampton Wanderers 195.5  England 31+
26 Valencia 184.7  Spain 31+
27 Eintracht Frankfurt 183.8  Germany 31+
28 Zenit Saint Petersburg 180.4  Russia 25 -3
29 Porto 176.2  Portugal 31+
30 Crystal Palace 174.5  England 24 -6

2017–18 edit

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Appearances by Country
Ranking Country Number of Teams Total Revenue (€ million)
1 England 13 4411.2
2 Italy 5 1315.8
3 Spain 4 1910.9
4 Germany 3 1190.2
5 France 2 705.9
6 Russia 1 167.8
Turkey 1 165.7
Portugal 1 150.7
2019
Rank
Club Revenue
( million)
Country 2018
Rank
Change
1 Real Madrid 750.9  Spain 2 +1
2 Barcelona 690.4  Spain 3 +1
3 Manchester United 665.8[8]  England 1 −2
4 Bayern Munich 629.2  Germany 4
5 Manchester City 568.4  England 5
6 Paris Saint-Germain 541.7  France 7 +1
7 Liverpool 513.7  England 9 +2
8 Chelsea 505.7  England 8
9 Arsenal 439.2  England 6 -3
10 Tottenham Hotspur 428.3  England 11 +1
11 Juventus 394.5[8]  Italy 10 -1
12 Borussia Dortmund 317.2  Germany 12
13 Atlético Madrid 304.4  Spain 13
14 Internazionale 280.8  Italy 15 +1
15 Roma 250.0  Italy 24 +9
16 Schalke 04 243.8  Germany 16
17 Everton 212.9  England 20 +3
18 Milan 207.7  Italy 22 +4
19 Newcastle United 201.5  England 31+
20 West Ham United 197.9  England 17 -3
21 Napoli 182.8  Italy 19 -2
22 Leicester City 179.4  England 14 -8
23 Southampton 172.0  England 18 -5
24 Crystal Palace 169.0  England 26 +2
25 Zenit Saint Petersburg 167.8  Russia 23 -2
26 Beşiktaş 165.7  Turkey 31+
27 Sevilla 165.2  Spain 31+
28 Lyon 164.2  France 21 -7
29 Brighton & Hove Albion 157.4  England 31+
30 Benfica 150.7  Portugal 30

2016–17 edit

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Appearances by Country
Ranking Country Number of Teams Total Revenue (€ million)
1 England 14 4441.0
2 Italy 5 1232.0
3 Germany 4 1319.9
4 Spain 3 1595.4
5 France 2 684.5
6 Russia 1 180.4
Portugal 1 157.6
2018
Rank
Club Revenue
( million)
Country 2017
Rank
Change
1 Manchester United 676.3  England 1
2 Real Madrid 674.6  Spain 3 +1
3 Barcelona 648.3  Spain 2 −1
4 Bayern Munich 587.8  Germany 4
5 Manchester City 527.7  England 5
6 Arsenal 487.6  England 7 +1
7 Paris Saint-Germain 486.2  France 6 −1
8 Chelsea 428.0  England 8
9 Liverpool 424.2  England 9
10 Juventus 405.7  Italy 10
11 Tottenham Hotspur 359.5[10]  England 12 +1
12 Borussia Dortmund 332.6  Germany 11 −1
13 Atlético Madrid 272.5  Spain 13
14 Leicester City 271.1  England 20 +6
15 Internazionale 262.1  Italy 19 +4
16 Schalke 04 230.2  Germany 13 −2
17 West Ham United 213.3  England 18 +1
18 Southampton 212.1  England 22 +4
19 Napoli 200.7  Italy 30 +11
20 Everton 199.2  England 23 +3
21 Lyon 198.3  France 24 +3
22 Milan 191.7  Italy 16 -6
23 Zenit Saint Petersburg 180.4  Russia 17 -6
24 Roma 171.8  Italy 15 -9
25 Borussia Mönchengladbach 169.3  Germany 28 +3
26 Crystal Palace 164.0  England 31+
27 West Bromwich Albion 160.5  England 31+
28 AFC Bournemouth 159.2  England 31+
29 Stoke City 158.3  England 31+
30 Benfica 157.6  Portugal 27 -3

2015–16 edit

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Appearances by Country
Ranking Country Number of Teams Total Revenue (€ million)
1 England 12 3821.1
2 Italy 5 1093.6
3 Germany 4 1249.7
4 Spain 3 1468.9
5 France 2 680.9
Turkey 2 313.6
6 Russia 1 196.5
Portugal 1 152.1
Rank in
2017
Club Revenue
( million)
Country Rank in
2016
Change
1 Manchester United 689.0  England 3 +2
2 Barcelona 620.2  Spain 2
3 Real Madrid 620.1  Spain 1 −2
4 Bayern Munich 592.0  Germany 5 +1
5 Manchester City 524.9  England 6 +1
6 Paris Saint-Germain 520.9  France 4 −2
7 Arsenal 468.5  England 7
8 Chelsea 447.4  England 8
9 Liverpool 403.8  England 9
10 Juventus 338.9[12]  Italy 10
11 Borussia Dortmund 283.9  Germany 11
12 Tottenham Hotspur 279.7  England 12
13 Atlético Madrid 228.6  Spain 15 +2
14 Schalke 04 224.5  Germany 13 −1
15 Roma 218.2  Italy 16 +1
16 Milan 214.6[12]  Italy 14 −2
17 Zenit Saint Petersburg 196.5  Russia 18 +1
18 West Ham United 192.3  England 21 +3
19 Internazionale 179.2  Italy 20 +1
20 Leicester City 172.1  England 25 +5
21 Newcastle United 168.2  England 17 −4
22 Southampton 163.3  England 23 +1
23 Everton 162.5  England 19 −4
24 Lyon 160.0  France 31+
25 Fenerbahçe 157.7  Turkey 31+
26 Galatasaray 155.9  Turkey 22 -4
27 Benfica 152.1  Portugal 31+
28 Borussia Mönchengladbach 149.3  Germany 31+
29 Sunderland 144.4  England 26 -3
30 Napoli 142.7  Italy 31 +1

2014–15 edit

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Appearances by Country
Ranking Country Number of Teams Total Revenue (€ million)
1 England 16 3939.8
2 Italy 5 992.4
3 Spain 3 1314.4
Germany 3 974.3
5 France 1 480.8
Russia 1 167.8
Turkey 1 159.1
Wales 1 132.8
Rank in
2016
Club Revenue
( million)
Country Rank in
2015
Change
1 Real Madrid 577.0  Spain 1
2 Barcelona 560.8  Spain 4 +2
3 Manchester United 519.5  England 2 −1
4 Paris Saint-Germain 480.8  France 5 +1
5 Bayern Munich 474.0  Germany 3 −2
6 Manchester City 463.5  England 6
7 Arsenal 435.5  England 8 +1
8 Chelsea 420.0  England 7 −1
9 Liverpool 391.8  England 9
10 Juventus 323.9  Italy 10
11 Borussia Dortmund 280.6  Germany 11
12 Tottenham Hotspur 257.5  England 13 +1
13 Schalke 04 219.7  Germany 14 +1
14 Milan 199.1  Italy 12 −2
15 Atlético Madrid 176.6[14]  Spain 15
16 Roma 179.1[14]  Italy 24 +8
17 Newcastle United 169.3  England 19 +2
18 Zenit Saint Petersburg 167.8[14]  Russia 31+
19 Everton 165.1  England 20 +2
20 Internazionale 164.8  Italy 17 -2
21 West Ham United 160.9  England 21 +1
22 Galatasaray 159.1  Turkey 18 -3
23 Southampton 149.5  England 25 +3
24 Aston Villa 148.8  England 22 -1
25 Leicester City 137.2  England 31+
26 Sunderland 132.9  England 27 +2
27 Swansea City 132.8  Wales 29 +3
28 Stoke City 130.9  England 30 +3
29 Crystal Palace 130.8  England 31+
30 West Bromwich Albion 126.6  England 31+
31 Napoli 125.5  Italy 16 -14

2013–14 edit

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Appearances by Country
Ranking Country Number of Teams Total Revenue (€ million)
1 England 14 3142.0
2 Italy 5 983.7
3 Germany 4 1083.3
4 Spain 3 1204.2
5 France 2 601.8
6 Turkey 1 161.9
Portugal 1 126.0
Wales 1 118.0
Rank in
2015
Club Revenue
( million)
Country Rank in
2014
Change
1 Real Madrid 549.5  Spain 1
2 Manchester United 518.0  England 4 +2
3 Bayern Munich 487.5  Germany 3
4 Barcelona 484.8[16]  Spain 2 −2
5 Paris Saint-Germain 471.3[16]  France 5
6 Manchester City 416.5[16]  England 6
7 Chelsea 387.9  England 7
8 Arsenal 359.3  England 8
9 Liverpool 305.9  England 12 +3
10 Juventus 279.0[16]  Italy 9 −1
11 Borussia Dortmund 261.5  Germany 11
12 Milan 249.7  Italy 10 −2
13 Tottenham Hotspur 215.5[16]  England 14 +1
14 Schalke 04 214.0[16]  Germany 13 -1
15 Atlético Madrid 169.9  Spain 20 +5
16 Napoli 164.8  Italy 22 +6
17 Internazionale 162.8[16]  Italy 15 -2
18 Galatasaray 161.9  Turkey 16 -2
19 Newcastle United 155.1  England 25 +6
20 Everton 144.1  England 31+
21 West Ham United 137.4  England 29 +8
22 Aston Villa 133.0  England 31+
23 Marseille 130.5  France 30 +7
24 Roma 127.4  Italy 19 -5
25 Southampton 126.9  England 31+
26 Benfica 126.0  Portugal 26
27 Sunderland 124.8  England 31+
28 Hamburger SV 120.3  Germany 17 -11
29 Swansea City 118.0  Wales 31+
30 Stoke City 117.6  England 31+

2012–13 edit

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Appearances by Country
Ranking Country Number of Teams Total Revenue (€ million)
1 England 8 1957
2 Italy 6 1047.4
3 Germany 5 1137.5
4 Spain 4 1237.5
5 France 2 503.1
Turkey 2 283.4
7 Brazil 1 113.3
Portugal 1 109.2
Netherlands 1 107.6
Rank in
2014
Club Revenue
( million)
Country Rank in
2013
Change
1 Real Madrid 518.9  Spain 1
2 Barcelona 482.6  Spain 2
3 Bayern Munich 431.2  Germany 4 +1
4 Manchester United 423.8  England 3 −1
5 Paris Saint-Germain 398.8  France 10 +5
6 Manchester City 316.2  England 7 +1
7 Chelsea 303.4  England 5 −2
8 Arsenal 284.3  England 6 −2
9 Juventus 272.4  Italy 13 +4
10 Milan 263.5  Italy 8 −2
11 Borussia Dortmund 256.2  Germany 12 +1
12 Liverpool 240.6  England 9 −3
13 Schalke 04 198.2  Germany 15 +2
14 Tottenham Hotspur 172  England 14
15 Internazionale 164.5[15]  Italy 11 −4
16 Galatasaray 157  Turkey 19 +3
17 Hamburger SV 135.4  Germany 20 +3
18 Fenerbahçe 126.4  Turkey 31+
19 Roma 124.4  Italy 21 +2
20 Atlético Madrid 120  Spain 25 +5
21 VfB Stuttgart 116.5  Germany 27 +6
22 Napoli 116.4  Italy 21 -1
23 Valencia 116  Spain 22
24 Corinthians 113.3  Brazil 32 +8
25 Newcastle United 111.9  England 22 -3
26 Benfica 109.2  Portugal 24 -2
27 Ajax 107.6  Netherlands 26 -1
28 Lazio 106.2  Italy 31+
29 West Ham United 104.8  England 30
30 Marseille 104.3  France 17 -13

2011–12 edit

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Appearances by Country
Ranking Country Number of Teams Total Revenue (€ million)
1 England 11 2213.6
2 Germany 5 963.9
Italy 5 917.2
4 Spain 4 1214.6
5 France 3 488.1
6 Turkey 1 129.7
Portugal 1 111.1
Netherlands 1 104.1
Brazil 1 94.1

For the fourth year running, the top 4 teams were Real Madrid, Barcelona, Manchester United and Bayern Munich, with Real Madrid becoming the first team to generate over €500 million in revenue. Manchester City, Borussia Dortmund and Napoli continued their meteoric rises up the table.

Rank in
2013
Club Revenue
( million)
Country Rank in
2012
Change
1 Real Madrid 512.6  Spain 1
2 Barcelona 483.0  Spain 2
3 Manchester United 395.9  England 3
4 Bayern Munich 368.4  Germany 4
5 Chelsea 322.6  England 5
6 Arsenal 290.3  England 6
7 Manchester City 285.6  England 12 +5
8 Milan 256.9  Italy 7 −1
9 Liverpool 233.2  England 9
10 Paris Saint-Germain 220.5[19]  France 31+
11 Internazionale 200.6[19]  Italy 8 −3
12 Borussia Dortmund 196.7[19]  Germany 16 +4
13 Juventus 195.4  Italy 13
14 Tottenham Hotspur 178.2  England 11 −3
15 Schalke 04 174.5  Germany 10 −5
16 Napoli 148.4  Italy 20 +4
17 Marseille 135.7  France 14 −3
18 Lyon 131.9  France 17 −1
19 Galatasaray 129.7[19]  Turkey 31+
20 Hamburger SV 121.1  Germany 18 −2
21 Roma 115.9  Italy 15 -6
22 Newcastle United 115.3  England 25 +3
23 Valencia 111.1  Spain 19 -4
24 Benfica 111.1  Portugal 21 -3
25 Atlético Madrid 107.9  Spain 22 -3
26 Ajax 104.1  Netherlands 26
27 VfB Stuttgart 103.2  Germany 27
28 Everton 99.5  England 28
29 Aston Villa 98.6  England 24 -5
30 Fulham 98.0  England 31+
31 Sunderland 96.4  England 30 -1
32 Corinthians 94.1  Brazil 31+

2010–11 edit

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Appearances by Country
Ranking Country Number of Teams Total Revenue (€ million)
1 England 11 1890.2
2 Germany 6 986.3
3 Italy 5 858.5
4 Spain 4 1146.9
5 France 2 283.2
6 Portugal 1 102.5
Netherlands 1 97.1
Rank in
2012
Club Revenue
( million)
Country Rank in
2011
Change
1 Real Madrid 479.5  Spain 1
2 Barcelona 450.7  Spain 2
3 Manchester United 367.0  England 3
4 Bayern Munich 321.4  Germany 4
5 Arsenal 251.1  England 5
6 Chelsea 253.1[21]  England 6
7 Milan 234.8[21]  Italy 7
8 Internazionale 211.4  Italy 9 +1
9 Liverpool 203.3  England 8 −1
10 Schalke 04 202.4  Germany 16 +6
11 Tottenham Hotspur 181.0  England 12 +1
12 Manchester City 169.6  England 11 −1
13 Juventus 153.9  Italy 10 −3
14 Marseille 150.4  France 15 +1
15 Roma 143.5  Italy 18 +3
16 Borussia Dortmund 138.5  Germany 22 +6
17 Lyon 132.8  France 14 −3
18 Hamburger SV 128.8  Germany 13 −5
19 Valencia 116.8  Spain 25 +6
20 Napoli 114.9  Italy 29 +9
21 Benfica 102.5  Portugal 26 +5
22 Atlético Madrid 99.9  Spain 17 −5
23 Werder Bremen 99.7  Germany 28 +5
24 Aston Villa 99.3  England 20 −4
25 Newcastle United 98.0  England 31+
26 Ajax 97.1  Netherlands 31+
27 VfB Stuttgart 95.5  Germany 19 −8
28 Everton 90.8  England 27 −1
29 West Ham United 89.1  England 31 +3
30 Sunderland 87.9  England 31+

2009–10 edit

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Appearances by Country
Ranking Country Number of Teams Total Revenue (€ million)
1 England 10 1792
2 Italy 6 998
Germany 6 925.5
4 Spain 5 1160.1
5 France 3 390
6 Portugal 1 98.2
Rank Club Revenue
( million)
Country Change
1. Real Madrid 438.6  Spain Steady
2. Barcelona 398.1  Spain Steady
3. Manchester United 349.8  England Steady
4. Bayern Munich 323.0  Germany Steady
5. Arsenal 274.1  England Steady
6. Chelsea 255.9  England Steady
7. Milan 244[23]  Italy Increase3
8. Liverpool 225.3  England Decrease1
9. Internazionale 224.8  Italy Steady
10. Juventus 205.0  Italy Decrease2
11. Manchester City 152.8  England Increase8
12. Tottenham Hotspur 146.3  England Increase3
13. Hamburger SV 146.2  Germany Decrease2
14. Lyon 146.1  France Decrease1
15. Marseille 141.1  France Decrease1
16. Schalke 04 139.8  Germany Steady
17. Atlético Madrid 124.5  Spain Increase5
18. Roma 122.7  Italy Decrease6
19. VfB Stuttgart 114.8  Germany Increase5
20. Aston Villa 109.4  England Increase5
21. Fiorentina 106.4  Italy Increase5
22. Borussia Dortmund 105.2  Germany
23. Bordeaux 102.8  France Steady
24. Sevilla 99.6  Spain
25. Valencia 99.3  Spain
26. Benfica 98.2  Portugal
27. Everton 96.6  England Steady
28. Werder Bremen 96.5  Germany Decrease11
29. Napoli 95.1  Italy Decrease1
30. Fulham 94.2  England
31. West Ham United 87.6  England Decrease2

2008–09 edit

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Rank Club Revenue
( million)
Country Change
1. Real Madrid 401.4  Spain Steady
2. Barcelona 365.9  Spain Increase1
3. Manchester United 327.0  England Decrease1
4. Bayern Munich 289.5  Germany Steady
5. Arsenal 263.0  England Increase1
6. Chelsea 242.3  England Decrease1
7. Liverpool 217.0  England Steady
8. Juventus 203.2  Italy Increase3
9. Internazionale 196.5  Italy Increase1
10. Milan 196.5  Italy Decrease2
11. Hamburger SV 146.7  Germany Increase4
12. Roma 146.4  Italy Decrease3
13. Lyon 139.6  France Decrease1
14. Marseille 133.2  France Increase2
15. Tottenham Hotspur 132.7  England Decrease1
16. Schalke 04 124.5  Germany Decrease3
17. Werder Bremen 114.7  Germany Increase>3
18. Borussia Dortmund 103.5  Germany Increase2
19. Manchester City 102.2  England Increase2
20. Newcastle United 101.0  England Decrease3
21. Paris Saint-Germain 100.8  France
22. Atlético Madrid 100.3  Spain
23. Bordeaux 99.8  France
24. VfB Stuttgart 99.8  Germany Decrease6
25. Aston Villa 98.9  England
26. Fiorentina 94.1  Italy
27. Everton 93.5  England
28. Napoli 90.1  Italy
29. West Ham United 89.3  England
30. Fenerbahçe 87.0  Turkey Decrease11

2007–08 edit

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Rank Club Revenue
( million)
Country
1 Real Madrid 365.8 Spain Spain
2. Manchester United 324.8 England England
3. Barcelona 308.8 Spain Spain
4. Bayern Munich 295.3 Germany Germany
5. Chelsea 268.9 England England
6. Arsenal 264.4 England England
7. Milan 209.5 Italy Italy
8. Liverpool 207.4[26] England England
9. Roma 175.4 Italy Italy
10. Internazionale 172.9 Italy Italy
11. Juventus 167.5 Italy Italy
12. Lyon 155.7 France France
13. Schalke 04 148.4 Germany Germany
14. Tottenham Hotspur 145.0 England England
15. Hamburger SV 127.9 Germany Germany
16. Marseille 126.8 France France
17. Newcastle United 125.6 England England
18. VfB Stuttgart 111.5 Germany Germany
19. Fenerbahçe 111.3 Turkey Turkey
20. Borussia Dortmund 107.6[26]  Germany
21. Manchester City 104.0 England England

2006–07 edit

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The total revenue of the 20 richest clubs in the footballing world was over a record €3.73 billion. No side could displace Real Madrid, who remain top of football's financial rankings for the third year running after seeing their revenues leap 20% to €351.8 million during the 2006–07 season.

Manchester United displaced Barcelona in second place, the Spanish club moving down to third. Chelsea's revenue increase sees them return to the top five, into fourth place whilst Arsenal's move to the Emirates Stadium transformed their revenues moving them up to fifth place. This marked the first time any country has had three clubs in the top five of the Money League.

European champions Milan moved up to sixth place while runners-up Liverpool moved two places up to eighth. Italian champions Internazionale moved down two places to 9th while Bayern Munich moved up a spot to seventh. Juventus' relegation into Serie B saw them move nine places down to 12th place.

Rank Club Revenue
( million)
Country
1. Real Madrid 351.0 Spain Spain
2. Manchester United 315.2 England England
3. Barcelona 290.1 Spain Spain
4. Chelsea 283.0 England England
5. Arsenal 263.9 England England
6. Milan 228.7[28] Italy Italy
7. Bayern Munich 223.3 Germany Germany
8. Liverpool 206.5[28] England England
9. Internazionale 176.7[28] Italy Italy
10. Tottenham Hotspur 153.1 England England
11. Roma 145.2[28] Italy Italy
12. Juventus 141.2[28] Italy Italy
13. Lyon 140.6 France France
14. Newcastle United 129.4 England England
15. Hamburger SV 120.4 Germany Germany
16. Schalke 04 114.3 Germany Germany
17. Celtic 111.8 Scotland Scotland
18. Valencia 107.6 Spain Spain
19. Marseille 99.0 France France
20. Werder Bremen 97.3 Germany Germany

2005–06 edit

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The total revenue of the top 20 richest clubs in the world is now over €3.3 billion. Barcelona gained four places in the ranking for this year, making the two richest clubs both from Spain. England has the largest number of clubs in the list. A club from Portugal was added to the list for the first time. Portugal's Benfica is the third club from the Iberian Peninsula among the top 20 in the world, after Spain's Real Madrid and Barcelona.

Rank Club Revenue
( million)
Country
1. Real Madrid 292.2 Spain Spain
2. Barcelona 259.1 Spain Spain
3. Juventus 251.2 Italy Italy
4. Manchester United 242.6 England England
5. Milan 238.7 Italy Italy
6. Chelsea 221.0 England England
7. Internazionale 206.6 Italy Italy
8. Bayern Munich 204.7 Germany Germany
9. Arsenal 192.4 England England
10. Liverpool 176.0 England England
11. Lyon 127.7 France France
12. Roma 127.0 Italy Italy
13. Newcastle United 124.3 England England
14. Schalke 04 122.9 Germany Germany
15. Tottenham Hotspur 107.2 England England
16. Hamburger SV 101.8 Germany Germany
17. Manchester City 89.4 England England
18. Rangers 88.5 Scotland Scotland
19. West Ham United 86.9 England England
20. Benfica 85.1 Portugal Portugal

2004–05 edit

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In the rankings for the 2004–05 season, Real Madrid longs run at the top. Three clubs that had appeared in the previous season's top twenty (Marseille, Rangers, and Aston Villa) were replaced by Lyon, Everton, and Valencia.

Rank Club Income
( million)
Country
1. Real Madrid 275.7 Spain Spain
2. Manchester United 246.4 England England
3. Milan 234.0 Italy Italy
4. Juventus 229.4 Italy Italy
5. Chelsea 220.8 England England
6. Barcelona 207.9 Spain Spain
7. Bayern Munich 189.5 Germany Germany
8. Liverpool 181.2 England England
9. Internazionale 177.2 Italy Italy
10. Arsenal 171.3 England England
11. Roma 131.8 Italy Italy
12. Newcastle United 128.9 England England
13. Tottenham Hotspur 104.5 England England
14. Schalke 04 97.4 Germany Germany
15. Lyon 92.9 France France
16. Celtic 92.7 Scotland Scotland
17. Manchester City 90.1 England England
18. Everton 88.8 England England
19. Valencia 86.6[31] Spain Spain
20. Lazio 83.1 Italy Italy
21. Rangers 81.6 Scotland Scotland
22. Borussia Dortmund 79.0  Germany
23. Bolton Wanderers 78.6 England England
24. Bayer Leverkusen 78.2 Germany Germany
25. Middlesbrough 77 England England

2003–04 edit

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In the 2003–04 season, five clubs recorded revenues of over €200m with Manchester United once again being ranked as the club with the highest revenue in Europe.

Rank Club Income
( million)
Country
1. Manchester United 259.0 England England
2. Real Madrid 236.0 Spain Spain
3. Milan 222.3 Italy Italy
4. Chelsea 217.0 England England
5. Juventus 215.0 Italy Italy
6. Arsenal 173.6 England England
7. Barcelona 169.2 Spain Spain
8. Internazionale 166.5 Italy Italy
9. Bayern Munich 166.3 Germany Germany
10. Liverpool 139.5 England England
11. Newcastle United 136.6 England England
12. Roma 108.8 Italy Italy
13. Celtic 104.2 Scotland Scotland
14. Tottenham Hotspur 100.1 England England
15. Lazio 99.4 Italy Italy
16. Manchester City 93.5 England England
17. Schalke 04 91.4 Germany Germany
18. Marseille 88.0 France France
19. Rangers 86.2 Scotland Scotland
20. Aston Villa 84.4 England England

2002–03 edit

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English clubs dominated the money league for the 2002–03 season, with five Premier League clubs occupying spots in the top 10.

Rank Club Income
( million)
Country
1. Manchester United 251.4 England England
2. Juventus 218.3 Italy Italy
3. Milan 200.2 Italy Italy
4. Real Madrid 192.6 Spain Spain
5. Bayern Munich 162.7 Germany Germany
6. Internazionale 162.4 Italy Italy
7. Arsenal 149.6 England England
8. Liverpool 149.4 England England
9. Newcastle United 138.9 England England
10. Chelsea 133.8 England England
11. Roma 132.4 Italy Italy
12. Borussia Dortmund 124.0 Germany Germany
13. Barcelona 123.4 Spain Spain
14. Schalke 04 118.6 Germany Germany
15. Tottenham Hotspur 95.6 England England
16 Leeds United 92.0  England England
17. Lazio 88.9 Italy Italy
18. Celtic 87.0 Scotland Scotland
19. Lyon 84.3 France France
20. Valencia 80.5 Spain Spain

2001–02 edit

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Rank Club Income
( million)
Country
1. Manchester United 228.5 England England
2. Juventus 177.1 Italy Italy
3. Bayern Munich 176.0 Germany Germany
4. Milan 158.9 Italy Italy
5. Liverpool 153.5 England England
6. Real Madrid 152.0 Spain Spain
7. Chelsea 143.4 England England
8. Arsenal 140.6 England England
9. Barcelona 139.0 Spain Spain
10. Roma 136.3 Italy Italy
11 Leeds United 125.8  England England
12. Internazionale 124.0 Italy Italy
13. Newcastle United 109.4 England England
14. Lazio 109.1 Italy Italy
15. Borussia Dortmund 101.1 Germany Germany
16. Tottenham Hotspur 100.4 England England
17. Celtic 87.8 Scotland Scotland
18. Parma Italy Italy
19. West Ham United England England
20. Lyon 71.9 France France

2000–01 edit

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Rank Club Income
( million)
Country
1. Manchester United 217.2 England England
2. Juventus 173.5 Italy Italy
3. Bayern Munich 173.2 Germany Germany
4. Milan 164.6 Italy Italy
5. Leeds United  England England
6. Real Madrid 138.2 Spain Spain
7. Liverpool 137.6 England England
8. Lazio 125.4 Italy Italy
9. Roma 123.8 Italy Italy
10. Chelsea 118.4 England England
11. Internazionale 112.8 Italy Italy
12. Barcelona 110 Spain Spain
13. Arsenal 107 England England
14. Newcastle United 91 England England
15. Hamburger SV Germany Germany
16. Tottenham Hotspur 80 England England
17. Rangers Scotland Scotland
18. Sunderland  England England
19. Parma Italy Italy
20. Valencia 73 Spain Spain

1999–2000 edit

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According to 30 June 2000 exchange rate (£1 = €1.581528) [36]

Rank Club Income
( million)
Country
1. Manchester United 185.2 England England
2. Real Madrid 164.2 Spain Spain
3. Bayern Munich 145.0 Germany Germany
4. Milan 142.0 Italy Italy
5. Juventus 140.0 Italy Italy
6. Lazio 125.7 Italy Italy
7. Chelsea 121.5 England England
8. Barcelona 119.1 Spain Spain
9. Internazionale 107.7 Italy Italy
10. Roma 101.5 Italy Italy
11. Arsenal 97.1 England England
12. Borussia Dortmund 94.3 Germany Germany
13 Leeds United 90.5  England England
14. Fiorentina 85.9 Italy Italy
15. Rangers 81.9 Scotland Scotland
16. Marseille 77.7 France France
17. Tottenham Hotspur 76.1 England England
18. Parma 75.3 Italy Italy
19. Liverpool 73.5 England England
20. Newcastle United 71.5 England England

1998–99 edit

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According to 30 June 1999 exchange rate (£1 = €1.523693) [38]

Rank Club Income
( million)
Country
1. Manchester United 169.0 England England
2. Bayern Munich 127.2 Germany Germany
3. Real Madrid 116.0 Spain Spain
4. Chelsea 90.1 England England
5. Juventus 89.1 Italy Italy
6. Barcelona 84.9 Spain Spain
7. Milan 82.4 Italy Italy
8. Lazio 76.2 Italy Italy
9. Internazionale 74.8 Italy Italy
10. Arsenal 74.1 England England
11. Liverpool 69.0 England England
12. Newcastle United 68.1 England England
13. Parma 67.7 Italy Italy
14. Borussia Dortmund 66.9 Germany Germany
15. Tottenham Hotspur 64.9 England England
16. Roma 60.0 Italy Italy
17 Leeds United 56.4  England England
18. Rangers 55.6 Scotland Scotland
19. Aston Villa 53.2 England England
20. Celtic 51.5 Scotland Scotland

1997–98 edit

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According to 30 June 1998 exchange rate (£1 = €1.535628) [40]

Rank Club Income
( million)
Country
1. Manchester United 135.0 England England
2. Real Madrid 110.9 Spain Spain
3. Bayern Munich 100.1 Germany Germany
4. Juventus 84.9 Italy Italy
5. Newcastle United 75.6 England England
6. Barcelona 74.59 Spain Spain
7. Milan 74.55 Italy Italy
8. Internazionale 74.0 Italy Italy
9. Chelsea 72.9 England England
10. Liverpool 69.9 England England
11. Borussia Dortmund 63.7 Germany Germany
12. Lazio 63.1 Italy Italy
13. Arsenal 62.0 England England
14. Parma 51.3 Italy Italy
15. Paris Saint-Germain 50.5  France France
16. Rangers 49.9 Scotland Scotland
17. Aston Villa 48.8 England England
18. Tottenham Hotspur 47.9 England England
19. Roma 47.1 Italy Italy
20. Leeds United 43.5  England England

1996–97 edit

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According to 30 June 1997 exchange rate (£1 = €1.481353) [42]

Rank Club Income
( million)
Country
1. Manchester United 130.4 England England
2. Barcelona Spain Spain
3. Real Madrid Spain Spain
4. Juventus 78.5 Italy Italy
5. Bayern Munich Germany Germany
6. Milan Italy Italy
7. Borussia Dortmund Germany Germany
8. Newcastle United England England
9. Liverpool England England
10. Internazionale Italy Italy
11. Flamengo Brazil Brazil
12. Atlético Madrid Spain Spain
13. Paris Saint-Germain France France
14. Rangers Scotland Scotland
15. Roma Italy Italy
16. Tottenham Hotspur England England
17. Ajax Netherlands Netherlands
18. Parma Italy Italy
19. Lazio Italy Italy
20. Arsenal England England

Summary table: Number of times appearing in Top 10 and Top 20 edit

Club times
in

Top 10

times

in Top 20

Country
Real Madrid 25 25  Spain
Manchester United 25 25  England
Bayern Munich 25 25  Germany
Chelsea 24 24  England
Barcelona 23 25  Spain
Liverpool 22 25  England
Juventus 20 25  Italy
Arsenal 18 25  England
Milan 17 22  Italy
Internazionale 13 25  Italy
Manchester City 10 16  England
Paris Saint-Germain 10 12  France
Tottenham Hotspur 5 25  England
Roma 4 20  Italy
Newcastle United 3 16  England
Lazio 3 9  Italy
Borussia Dortmund 1 19  Germany
Schalke 04 1 18  Germany
Leeds United 1 6  England
Lyon 12  France
Atlético Madrid 11  Spain
Hamburger SV 9  Germany
Marseille 8  France
Everton 8  England
Rangers 7  Scotland
West Ham United 7  England
Parma 6  Italy
Celtic