Manchester Metropolis have topped the Deloitte Soccer Cash League for the second yr in a row because the world’s highest revenue-generating membership within the 2021-22 season during which followers returned to stadiums as COVID-19 restrictions had been eased.
Abu Dhabi-owned Metropolis generated complete income of 731 million euros ($790.65 million), adopted by Actual Madrid (714 million euros) and Liverpool (702 million euros).
Metropolis’s rivals Manchester United generated 689 million euros and Paris St Germain made 654 million euros.
Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal, West Ham United, Leicester Metropolis, Leeds United, Everton and Newcastle United had been all on the checklist because the Premier League golf equipment made up 11 of the highest 20.
Metropolis posted a Premier League document business income of 373 million euros in 2021-22, a progress of 65 million euros from the earlier season.
Liverpool the most important movers
Liverpool had been the most important movers on this yr’s version of the Cash League, rising 4 locations from seventh to 3rd to attain their highest-ever place.
The Merseyside membership overtook Manchester United within the rankings for the primary time, following their run to the 2022 Champions League ultimate which generated further broadcast income.
Liverpool had been additionally solely certainly one of 5 golf equipment to report over 100 million euros in matchday income, which was the primary time the membership had completed so, as followers returned to stadiums.
Barcelona, Actual Madrid revenues down
Among the many LaLiga groups, Barcelona and Actual Madrid have but to get better income to their pre-pandemic ranges, with the golf equipment’ revenues down 203 million euros and 43 million euros respectively from 2018-19, the report stated.
LaLiga issued a press release following the publication of the report saying it contained “manifestly erroneous data” with regard to the earnings from the league’s tv rights.
“The information presented by Deloitte in which it pointed out that LaLiga’s income from audiovisual rights has decreased is completely incorrect and the LaLiga has alerted the consutancy to this error,” the assertion added.
For the primary time, Deloitte’s Soccer Cash League additionally reported on revenues generated from the ladies’s groups at Cash League golf equipment, with sides reporting common revenues of two.4 million euros within the 2021-22 season.
Barcelona generated the best income, with 7.7 million euros, having reached the Champions League ultimate in 2022 and successful the competitors in 2021.
Manchester United reported the second-highest income with 6 million euros, adopted by Metropolis (5.1 million euros), PSG (3.6 million euros), Arsenal (2.2 million euros) and Spurs (2.1 million euros).