10 World’s Most Valuable Football Team- in the World, Football is the most popular sport in the world. Based on the database of World Atlas in 2020, there are 4.0 billion fans across the world. Many countries have football leagues with diverse competitions and systems. Because of many football leagues across the continent with billion of Football clubs compete with each other to become the best in every region and the world.
From all around the world, just a few teams have billions of value, income, popularity, and honors. This team is one of the beloved teams across the world. They have many fans with billion of US Dollars of Assets, and Income, and maybe some of us Football lovers know this club. Here is the rank of 10 World’s Most Valuable Football Teams in 2022. These data were obtained from Forbes Magazine, One of the most popular Finance and business magazines in the world.
The Rank of 10 World’s Most Valuable Football Team
|Rank||Football Teams||Total Value||Total Value||Total Value|
|in billion US Dollar||in billion Euro||in billion Poundsterling|
|Source : Forbes, 2022|
|Currency Rate :1 Euro (EUR)= 1.07 US Dollar(USD)|
|Curency Rate : 1 Pundsterling (GBP) =1.26 US Dollar (USD)|
Brief Description of 10 World’s Most Valuable Football Team
1. Real Madrid
Real Madrid Club de Fútbol or commonly known as Real Madrid is a Spanish Football team from Madrid, Spain. Historically, this club was founded on March 6th, 1902, with the iconic Santiago Bernabéu stadium as Homebase. The capacity of the stadium is about eighty-one thousand spectators and still being the improvement of its facility. Statistically, this club is one of the most successful clubs in Spain and the World with honors from domestic and regional competitions. The honors of Real Madrid are thirteen-timers Winner of the UEFA Champions leagues, the thirty-five times La Liga, the nineteen times of Copa Del Rey, two times UEFA Cup, four times UEFA Super Cup, three times Intercontinental Cup, four times FIFA Club World Cup.
Some famous players have ever played in this club. These are Alfredo DI Stefano, Emiliano Butragueno, Zinedine Zidane, Raul Gonzalez, Fernando Hierro, Louis Figo, Roberto Carlos, Ronaldo, David Beckham, and the others. Based on the rivalry, this club has a deep-long rivalry with F.C. Barcelona, and their match is known as El Clasico. Based on the Forbes Magazine, The Value of Real Madrid in 2022 reached 5.1 billion US dollars or equivalent to 4.77 billion Euro or 4.05 billion Pound sterling.
2. F.C. Barcelona
Futbol Club Barcelona, commonly known as F.C. Barcelona, was founded on 29 November 1899 by a group of people led by Joan Gamper. This club has an iconic stadium, namely Camp Nou stadium that has accommodated ninety-nine thousand spectators. This is one of the biggest stadiums in the World. Historically, this club has a long-deep rivalry with Real Madrid. Their rivalry is not only in football aspects but also in political symbols. From the View of Catalan People, F.C Barcelona is a symbol of resistance to the Francisco Franco General. This club has had many trophies since its establishment. Some of the trophies are twenty-six times of La Liga Champions, thirty-one times Champions of Copa Del Rey, five times UEFA Champions League, 5 Times UEFA Super Cup, and 3 Times FIFA Club World Cup.
As a popular football club in the Spain and world, some of skillful players have ever played to F.C. Barcelona in the Past. Some of them are Johan Cruyff, Ronald Koeman, Hristo Stoichkov, Diego Maradona, Pep Gurdiola, Ronald Koeman, Romario, Rivaldo, Ronaldinho, Xavi, Puyol, Samuel E’too, Andreas Iniesta, and Lionel Messi. Based on the Forbes Magazine valuation, this club has a financial value of around 5.1 billion US Dollars / 4.77 billion Euro / 4.05 billion Pound sterling.
3. Manchester United
Manchester United Football Club or commonly known as Man United is one of the most successful Football Clubs in England and the World. It’s established in 878 with the iconic stadium The Old Trafford. Nowadays, the capacity of Old Trafford reached 74,140 spectators. As a famous football club, Manchester United experienced the glorious era of Sir Alex Ferguson’s Guidance. They get many trophies under Sir Alex Ferguson’s Manager. Until the resignation of Sir Alex in 203, this club is in setback performance. This club rarely gets the trophies. As a famous football club, Manchester United has won some trophies in domestic and world trophies. Manchester United has Won 20 times of the English Premier League, twelve times in the FA Cup, 3 Times in the UEFA European Cup, and the FIFA Club World Cup in 2008.
Some of the most famous players ever play with this team. Some of Them are Sir Bobby Charlton, Eric Cantona, Roy Keane, David Beckham, Ryan Giggs, Wayne Rooney, Cristiano Ronaldo, Paul Scholes, Japp Stam, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Peter Schmeichel, Park Ji-Sung, Rio Ferdinand, Nemanja Vidic, and the others. Based on the Forbes valuation in 2022, this team has a value of 4.6 billion US Dollar / 4.30 billion Euro / 3.65 billion Pound sterling.
4. Liverpool F.C.
Liverpool Football Club or commonly known as Liverpool F.C. is one of the most successful clubs in England. Historically, this club was founded on 3 June 1892 by John Houlding. This club has an iconic stadium, namely Anfield Stadium with fifty-three thousand people capacity and is progressing to add the capacity of up to sixty-one thousand spectators. This club has a unique theme song, namely “You’ll Never Walk Alone.” All Liverpool supporters sing this song before the match in Anfield Stadium. As a famous club, Liverpool FC has Won some trophies. These trophies are nineteen trophies of the English Premier League, 8 FA Cup, six times UEFA European Cup, three times EUFA Cup, four times EUFA Super Cup, and one time FIFA Club World Cup.
historically, there are few players who ever played for Liverpool. Some of them are Kevin Keegan, Kenny Daglish, Ian Rush, John Barnes, Graeme Sourness, Steen Gerrard, Fernando Torres, Xabi Alonso, Djibril Cisse, Milan Barros, Dietmar Hamman, Jamie Carragher, Luis Suarez, and the others. In the ninety’s, this club experienced a declining era but after the acquisition of Fenway Sports Group (FSG) and the guidance of Jurgen Klopp as Liverpool Manager, this club started to rise again. Based on the Forbes Magazine valuation, the Liverpool F.C. has a value of around 4.45 billion US Dollar 4.16 billion Euro3.53 billion Pound sterling.
5. F.C. Bayern Munich
Fußball-Club Bayern München e. V. or commonly known as F.C Bayern Munich. Historically, this club was founded on February 27th, 1900. This club has an iconic stadium, namely Allianz Arena with a capacity of around seventy-five thousand spectators. Bayern Munich is one of the most successful clubs in Germany and the World. Based on its achievement, this club has won thirty-nine times of German Bundesliga, twenty times of DFB Pokal, 6 Times UEFA Champions League, and four times FIFA Club World Cup.
Some of the most famous players ever play for this team. Some of them are Lothar Matthaeus, Gerd Muller, Karl-heinz Rummenigge, Franz Beckenbauer, Steffan Effenberg, Oliver Kahn, Samuel Kuffour, Toni Kroos, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Matio Gomez, Arjen Robben, Frank Ribery, David Alaba, and the others. Based on the Valuation of Forbes Magazine, this club has valued at 4.27 billion US Dollar / 3.99 billion Euro / 3.39 billion Pound sterling.
6. Manchester City
Manchester City Football Club or commonly known as Manchester City is a football club based in Manchester, England. Historically, this club was founded in 1880. Nowadays, this club has the main stadium in the City of Manchester Stadium with a capacity of fifty-three thousand spectators. The rising era of this club happened in 2008 when Abu Dhabi United Group led by Sheikh Mansour took over the club. They have won many trophies since the incoming of Abu Dhabi United Group with an unlimited source of Money. Historically, this club has won eight times English Premier League, six times FA Cups, eight times Football League Cups
As for the rising football club, some of the players ever played in this club. Some of them are Sergio Aguero, Vincent Kompany, Yaya Touré, Carlos Tevez, Edin Dzeko, Robinho, David Silva, and the others. Based on the valuation of Forbes Magazine, this club has valued at 4.25 billion US Dollars / 3.97 billion Euro /3.37 billion Pound sterling.
7. Paris Saint-Germain
Paris Saint-Germain Football Club or commonly known as PSG is one of the most successful clubs in Paris. Historically, this club was founded on August 12th, 1970. This club has won ten winners of Ligue 1, 14 times Coupe de France, and the UEFA Winners’ Cup in 1995. This club found its glorious era with the acquisition of Qatar Sports Investments (QSI) in 2011. Because of the unlimited money, they can buy famous stars.
Historically, some of the most famous stars have ever play to this club. Some of them are Ronaldinho, Leonardo, Geroge Weah, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, David Beckham, Thiago Silva, Angel di Maria, and others. Nowadays, PSG still has some famous stars, namely Neymar, Kylian Mbappe, Lionel Messi, Sergio Ramos, A. Hakimi, and others. With famous players, PSG wants to keep the consistency in the top level. Based on the valuation of Forbes Magazine, this club has valued at 3.2 billion US Dollars / 2.99 billion Euro / 2.54 billion Pound sterling.
Chelsea Football Club is a London-based Football Club that was founded on March 10th, 1905. This club has the main stadium in Stamford Bridge stadium with a capacity of around forty thousand spectators. These clubs have a glorious era since the takeover of Roman Abramovich from Ken Bates in 2003. With the abundant funds, he builds the empire of Football of Chelsea. He can win some trophies with Chelsea. Historically, Chelsea has won some tournaments since its establishment. Some of the trophies are six times English Premier League, eight times FA Cup, 2 Times UEFA Champions League, 2 Times Europa League, two times UEFA Super Cup, and one time FIFA Club World Cup.
As a famous football club, some of the famous players have ever played for this club. Some of them are Frank Lampard, Giafranco Zola, Roberto Di Matteo, Dennis Wise, Frank Lampard, John Terry, Peter Cech, Ricardo Carvalho, Didier Drogba, Arjen Robben, Damien Duff, Joe Cole, Fernando Torres, and the others. Based on the Forbes Valuation in 2022, Chelsea F.C has a value of 3.1 billion US Dollar / 2.90 billion Euro / 2.46 billion Pound sterling.
Juventus Football Club / La Vecchia Signora or I Bianconeris is an Italian football club based in Turin. Historically, this club was founded on November 1st, 1897. This club has the main stadium in Juventus Stadium which has forty-one thousand capacities of spectators. Based on the ownership, Agnelli Family still became the majority shareholder in Juventus. Historically, Juventus has won some trophies and competitions. Juventus has won thirty-six times in Serie A, fourteen times in Coppa Italia, 2 Times in UEFA Champions League, three times UEFA Cup, two times UEFA Super Cup, and two times Intercontinental Cup.
This team has long tradition of success. Some of famous players that play for this team are Michele Platini, Gaetano Schirea, Fabrizio Ravanelli, Alessandro Del Piero, Gianluca Vialli, Ddidie Deschamps, Zinedine Zidane, Gualuigi Buffon, Lilian Thuram, Angelo Peruzzi, Dinno Zoff, Paolo Rossi, Antonio Conte, Angelo Di Livio, and the others. Based on the valuation of the Forbes Magazine, Juventus has valued 2.45 billion US Dollar / 2.29 billion Euro / 1.94 billion Pound sterling.
10. Tottenham Hotspurs
Tottenham Hotspur Football Club commonly known as Tottenham Hotspur is a London-based football club that was founded in September 1882. This club has the main Homebase in Tottenham Hotspur stadium that has a capacity of sixty-two thousand spectators. Based the ownership, this club is owned by ENIC Group (a British investment company). Historically, this club has won some trophies and cups. These are UEFA Winners’ Cup in 1962-63, UEFA Cup/ Europa League in 1971-1972 and 1983-1984, 8 times FA Cup, and two times Premier League.
Basically, there are famous players ever played for Tottenham Hotspur. Some of them are Teddy Sheringham, Paul Gascoigne, Ledley King, Sol Campbell, Luka Modric, Dimitar Berbatov, Gareth Bale, Christian Eriksen, David Ginola, Jurgen Klinsmann, and the others Based on the Forbes Valuation in 2022, this club has valued 2.35 billion US Dollar/ 2.20 billion Euro / 1.87 billion Pound sterling.
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