The English Premier League constitutes the highest level of professional football in England. It is considered to be the most-followed and best-known football league in the world. The Premier League in its current format, comprising 20 clubs, was formed in 1992, breaking away from the Football League, which was originally founded in 1888. Amongst the so-called “Big-Five” leagues in Europe, which include the top-tier football leagues of England, Spain, Italy, Germany and France, the combined revenue of all 20 English Premier League (EPL) clubs was projected to be around 6.2 billion euros for the 2020/21 season.
Kit sponsorships of all Premier League clubs combined had a value of about 341.9 million GBP in 2019/20. The overall aggregate attendance at the games in the 2019/20 season was 11.33 million down from 2019 as a result of the impact of the COVID-19 containment measures with an average attendance of around 28.8 thousand in 2020.
One of the most popular clubs is Manchester United. The enterprise value of the team is estimated at 3.7 million U.S. dollars in 2020 by KPMG. Forbes ascribes the team a total value of almost 4.12 billion U.S. dollars in 2019. In 2017, Manchester United generated more than 629.6 million U.S. dollars in revenue.
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