Football is easily the most famous and widely watched game on the planet today with European football clubs followed by a majority of the population today. In today’s world, the commercial prospect of the game has been ramped up by leaps and bounds, with the top notch clubs generating a huge amount of revenue via player promotions, transfer market activity and silverware triumphs. Clubs with a significant amount of history have always held the upper hand when it comes to club funds but what’s surprising is that the comparatively newer clubs are also starting to give stiff competition owing to eminent sponsers and owners.
The very recent transfer season saw Neymar roped in by French club Paris St. Germain for a whopping 222 million Euros breaking the world record for the most expensive player in football, ever. This sum of money which is not a very small amount at all does give rise to quite a few questions. How rich are the football clubs of today? And what is their real worth.
10. Tottenham Hotspurs
Tottenham Hotspurs have been a force to reckon with in the premier league since the last decade and has been the breeding grounds for divorce some very young talents. The English club were part of two huge transfers in the form of Gareth Bale and Luka Modric, both of whom were sold at record breakinh prices. They stand at tenth position according to Forbes rankings with a club net worth of $1.058 billion.