Top 20 Richest Football Clubs In The World (Updated List)

Richest Football Clubs In The World

These are the top 10 richest football clubs in the world lists where you find your favorite team and their net worth.

Are you a football lover? do you want to know your favourite team stands in terms of being rich? then keep on reading as we bring to you the richest football clubs in the world.

The List Of The Top 10 richest football clubs in the world

1) Real Madrid /$896 million

  • Founded: 6 March 1902
  • Country: Spain
  • Stadium: Estadio Santiago Bernabéu
  • League: La Liga
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Real Madrid

Yes, Real Madrid is the richest football club in the world. Now, they are the Spanish Giant and also the highest Champions League winner with a total of 13 Champions league cup.

They are also a big team every player wants to play for when Real Madrid wants to sign you as a player, definitely, you will be happy because aside from the signing of world-class players they also pay a massive amount of money to get what they wish to, that made them the richest club in the world.

Real Madrid’s net worth is $896 million; these are some of the sponsors that made Real Madrid the richest club in the world,

Emirates. Emirates is the official shirt sponsor of Real Madrid. …
Adidas. …
Movistar. …
Microsoft. …
Nivea Men. …
Audi. …
Hankook. …
Mahou. And more.

Real Madrid is now first on the top 10 richest football clubs in the world list, they dropped in 2019 but glad they bounced back to retain the title of the richest football club in the world now.


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2) Barcelona / $824 million

  • Founded: 29 November 1899
  • Country: Spain
  • Stadium: Camp Nou
  • League: La Liga



Barcelona is the second on the list of the richest football clubs in the world, yea I think they deserve it Barcelona have been the most successful club in the past decades, their net worth is $824M.

The five times champions league winner deserves to be among the top 10 richest clubs in the world.

As of 2019, Barcelona was the richest football club in the world but due to some restraints, they are now the second richest football club in the world.

3) Manchester United / $795 million

  • Founded: 1878
  • Country: England
  • Stadium: Old Trafford
  • League: Premier League


Manchester United
Manchester United


Manchester United is the most successful team when it comes to dealing with England teams.

Manchester United have a quite numbers of kind sponsors that fire them to the top three(3) wealthiest clubs in the world here are some of their sponsors

Adidas – Official kit supplier.
Aon – Principal partner.
Chevrolet – Principal partner.
20th Century Fox – Feature film partner.
Abengoa – Sustainable technology partner.
Aeroflot – Carrier.
Aperol Spritz – Global spirits partner.
Apollo Tyres – Tyre partner. And more.


Manchester United worth’s  $795M. 3rd on the list of the richest football clubs in the world now, there were times when Manchester United used to top this list, but I guess that is in the past now.

4)  Bayern Munich / $751 million

  • Founded: 27 February 1900
  • Country: Germany
  • Stadium: Allianz Arena
  • League: Bundesliga
Bayern Munich
Bayern Munich

Woah, look who we have here, yes Bayern Munich, the German giant, which is amongst the best team in Europe. This is the net worth of Bayern Munich $751M.

Bayern Munich has been among the most successful team in Europe, Bayern Munich is one of only three clubs to have won all three major European competitions and also the last club to have won the European Cup three times in a row (1974-1976).

5) PSG

  • Founded: 12 August 1970
  • Country: France
  • Stadium: Le Parc des Princes
  • League: ‎Ligue 1
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Richest Club Paris Saint Germain Top 20 Richest Football Clubs In The World (Updated List)

Paris Saint-Germain is the winner of French Ligue 1 this season with other trophies the signing of Neymar and Mbappe gave them a huge income boost.

French Ligue 1 Club Paris Saint-Germain  (PSG) currently holds the sixth spot in our list of Richest Football Clubs in the world 2020.

The French side has earned an impressive €313.3 Million from its top sponsors’  Emirates and kit supplier Nike. Aside from that, they also earned €127.8 Million through their broadcast rights this season.

6) Manchester City

  • Founded: 1880 as St. Mark’s (West Gorton); 16 April 1894 as Manchester City
  • Country: England
  • Stadium: Etihad Stadium
  • League: Premier League

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Manchester City has been a great team since the take over of Pep Guardiola; they have been striving hard to be the best in England. Manchester City’s net worth is $657.6M.

Ever since Manchester City returned from relegation in 2001–02 and have remained a fixture in the Premier League since 2002–03. In 2008, Manchester City was purchased by Abu Dhabi United Group for £210 million and received considerable financial investment.
Now they are among the best in England in terms of good football play.

7) Chelsea

  • Founded: 10 March 1905
  • Country: England
  • Stadium: Stamford Bridge
  • League: Premier League

Richest Club Chelsea Top 20 Richest Football Clubs In The World (Updated List)

English Premier League side Chelsea the winner of the 2018/2020 UEFA Europa League bags the number 7th position in the current ranking of Wealthiest Football Clubs in this season.

They earned a whooping sum of  €191.8 Million from their commercial tie-ups, all thanks to their new deal with drinks firm Carabao.

The  €60 Million signings of Alvaro Morata also helped the team to attend a record highest total valuation of €1.52 Billion in 2020.

8) Arsenal: Net worth $507.6M

  • Founded: October 1886
  • Country: England
  • Stadium: Emirates Stadium
  • League: Premier League

Richest Club Arsenal Top 20 Richest Football Clubs In The World (Updated List)

England big six “The Gunners”(Arsenal) earned around €206.9 Million through their broadcast rights and €111.6 Million through the ticket sales. But a massive part of their total revenue came from their commercial deals worth €120.7 Million this season.

With the contribution of Emirates and Puma, Arsenal had a boost in income. Still, their failure to qualify for the UEFA Champions League in season 2019-20 will make an impact on their future ticket sales, according to Deloitte.

They are also the winner of the FA cup 2019/2020 having defeated Chelsea in the finals.

9) Liverpool

  • Founded: 3 June 1892
  • Country: England
  • Stadium: Anfield
  • League: Premier League

Richest Club Liverpool Top 20 Richest Football Clubs In The World (Updated List)

The England giant and also the winner of the European Champions League is the 7th richest club in the world.

They became popular again through the signing of the Coach Jürgen Norbert Klopp and also the likes of great players like the Egyptian player Mohamed Salah, Mane, Virgil van Dijk Roberto Firmino, With several stars making the club a great one, football pundits now hope that the total valuation of Liverpool will increase in future.

10) Tottenham

  • Founded: 5 September 1882; as Hotspur F.C.
  • Country: England
  • Stadium: Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
  • League: Premier League

Tottenham Hotspur Top 20 Richest Football Clubs In The World (Updated List)

Tottenham Hotspur earns the 10th spot in the list of Richest Football Clubs in 2020 due to their outstanding €69 Million increase in revenue from the previous season.

Having broken the jinx of not reaching the European Champions League final though they lost to Liverpool.

According to the recent report by Deloitte, the club may witness a total rise in revenue in the future. And this can occur due to their steady performance in the Premier League and UEFA Champions League.


Top 20 Richest Football Clubs In The World

11) Juventus

  • Founded: 1 November 1897
  • Country: Italy
  • Stadium: Allianz Stadium
  • League: Serie A

Juventus just found its way to the 10th position of the top 10 richest football clubs in the world.

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Having signed C.Ronaldo The “Old Ladies” are now doing well as they are now Italy’s most successful club of the 20th century and the most successful club in the history of Italian football, winning the Serie A ninth times in a row.

12) Borussia Dortmund

  • Founded: 19 December 1909
  • Country: Germany
  • Stadium: Signal Iduna Park
  • League: Bundesliga

Ballspielverein Borussia 09 e.V. Dortmund, commonly known as Borussia Dortmund, BVB, or simply Dortmund, is a German professional sports club based in Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia.

In 2015 Borussia Dortmund was ranked as the second richest football club in Germany, and the number 12 among the richest football clubs in the world.

13) Atletico Madrid

  • Founded: April 26, 1903
  • Country: Spain
  • Stadium: Wanda Metropolitano Stadium
  • League: Laliga

Club Atlético de Madrid, commonly referred to as Atlético de Madrid in English or simply as Atlético, Atléti, or Atleti, is a Spanish professional football club based in Madrid, that plays in La Liga.

Aside from Real Madrid and Barcelona, Atletico Madrid is the third most successful team in Laliga, in terms of trophy and wealth.

They are at the 13th spot of the richest football clubs in the world.

14) Inter Milan

  • Founded: 9 March 1908
  • Country: Italy
  • Stadium: San Siro Stadium
  • League: Serie A

Football Club Internazionale Milano, commonly referred to as Internazionale or simply Inter, and known as Inter Milan outside Italy, is an Italian professional football club based in Milan. Inter is the only Italian club never to have been relegated from the top flight of Italian football.

Inter Milan has won the Champions League back to back in 1964 and 1965 and then another in 2010.

As of 2019, Inter has the highest home game attendance in Italy and the sixth-highest attendance in Europe. The club is one of the most valuable in Italian and world football.

They are unarguably among the top richest teams in the world.

15) Schalke 04

  • Founded: 4 May 1904
  • Country: Germany
  • Stadium: VELTINS-Arena
  • League: Bundesliga

Fußballclub Gelsenkirchen-Schalke 04 e. V., commonly known as FC Schalke 04, The “04” in the club’s name derives from when is was formed which was in 1904.

Schalke 04 plays in the Bundesliga, the top tier of the German football league system. As of June 2018, the club records 155,000 members, making it the second-largest sports club in Germany and the fourth-largest sports club in the world in terms of membership, you can see why they are being included in the richest teams list.

16) Roma

  • Founded: 7 June 1927
  • Country: Italy
  • Stadium: Stadio Olimpico
  • League: Serie A

Associazione Sportiva Roma commonly referred to as Roma, Roma has won Serie A title three times, (1941–42, 1982–83 and 2000–01) as well as winning nine Coppa Italia titles and two Supercoppa Italiana titles. In European competitions.

Roma has been among the richest teams in the world for the past decade.

Fifteen players have won the FIFA World Cup while playing at Roma, they are;

  • Ferraris, Guaita, and Masetti (1934)
  • Donati, Monzeglio, and Serantoni (1938)
  • Bruno Conti (1982)
  • Rudi Voller and Berthold (1990)
  • Aldair (1994)
  • Candela (1998)
  • Cafu (2002)
  • Daniele De Rossi, Simone Perrotta, and Francesco Totti (2006).

17) Lyon

  • Founded: 3 August 1950
  • Country: France
  • Stadium: Groupama Stadium
  • League: Ligue 1

Olympique Lyonnais commonly referred to as Lyon, is a French professional football club based in Lyon in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Lyon happens to be one of the most supported clubs in France, alongside Paris Saint-Germain and Olympique de Marseille.

Lyon is ranked number 17 on the richest teams in the world.

18) Westham United

  • Founded: 1895 as Thames Ironworks and in 1900 as West Ham United
  • Country: England
  • Stadium: London Stadium
  • League: Premier League

West Ham United Football Club is an English professional football club based in Stratford, East London.

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Westham United have reached two major European finals, winning the European Cup Winners’ Cup in 1965 and finishing runners-up in the same competition in 1976. West Ham also won the Intertoto Cup in 1999. They are one of eight clubs never to have fallen below the second tier of English football, spending 63 of 95 league seasons in the top flight.

Westham United is one of the richest teams in England and also among the richest football clubs in the world.

19) Everton

  • Founded: as St Domingo FC in 1878 and was renamed Everton in November 1879
  • Country: England
  • Stadium: Goodison Park
  • League: Premier League

Everton Football Club is an English professional football club based in Liverpool that competes in the Premier League, the top tier of English football.

The club has competed in the top division for a record 117 seasons, missing only four top-flight seasons (1930–31, 1951–52, 1952–53, 1953–54) since the creation of the League, of which it was a founding member. Everton is among the top teams to have played long in the premier league since it began.

They are among the 20 richest football clubs in the world.

20) Napoli

  • Founded: 1 August 1926
  • Country: Italy
  • Stadium: San Paolo Stadium
  • League: Serie A

Società Sportiva Calcio Napoli commonly referred to as Napoli.

The club has won two league titles, six Coppa Italia titles, two Supercoppa Italiana titles, and one UEFA Cup.

Formed in 1926, the club saw relatively little success in its early years, winning one Coppa Italia in 1962. Napoli then saw increased success in the 1980s, after the club acquired Diego Maradona. During his time in Naples, Maradona helped the team win several trophies, which led to the club retiring his number 10 jersey. During this period, Napoli won their sole league titles, in 1987 and 1990. Following his departure, however, Napoli struggled financially, and endured several relegations, prior to being refounded in 2004 by film producer Aurelio De Laurentiis. Under his guise, the club has stabilized, which has led to renewed on-field success, winning 2012, 2014, and 2020 Coppa Italia titles.

By attendance, Napoli has the fourth-largest fanbase in Italy and was ranked as the fifth highest-earning football club in Serie A, with $182 million in revenue during the 2017–18 season. In 2018, Forbes estimated the club is the fifth most valuable club in Italy, worth $379 million.



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