Europe: leading professional football clubs in 2019, by midpoint enterprise value

The European football team with the highest midpoint enterprise value in January 2019 was Real Madrid with approximately 3.22 billion euros, followed closely by Manchester United with 3.21 billion and Bayern Munich in third place with 2.7 billion euros.  

Brand value of English times higher than Germany and Spain combined

   When taking a look at combined brand values by country, England stands out reaching a total of 8.7 billion euros with its‘ Premier League teams. Even though teams oft he German Bundesliga have a higher average stadium attendance, the Premier League generatest he highest revenue of all the European football leagues by far, also having the highest operating profit.

Spanish teams

  As the statistic shows, Real Madrid reached the highest enterprise value, however FC Barcelona had the highest average attendance in La Liga and is also the team with the best paid players. Noteably the transfer fee spent has doubled in 2018, which might influence future statistical rankings.

Leading professional football clubs in Europe in 2019, by midpoint enterprise value

Enterprise value in million euros
Real Madrid CF 3,224
Manchester United FC 3,207
FC Bayern München 2,696
FC Barcelona 2,676
Manchester City FC 2,460
Chelsea FC 2,227
Liverpool FC 2,095
Arsenal FC 2,008
Tottenham Hotspur FC 1,679
Juventus FC 1,548
Paris Saint-Germain FC 1,315
Borussia Dortmund 1,085
Atlético de Madrid 1,004
FC Schalke 04 765
FC Internazionale Milano 692
Leicester City FC New 633
West Ham United FC578
SSC Napoli 569
AC Milan 555
Everton FC 543
AS Roma 516
Olympique Lyonnais 463
Beşiktaş JK 383
Sevilla FC 352
Athletic Club Bilbao 336
SL Benfica 333
AFC Ajax 315
SS Lazio 297
AS Monaco FC255
Celtic CF252
Villarreal CF247
Galatasaray 246
Valencia CF -
Fenerbahçe SK -
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Release date

May 2019



Survey time period

1st January 2019

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