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Barcelona overtake Madrid, to become the richest club in 2019

The Catalan giant and five times UEFA champions league winner Barcelona earns total of €840.8M approximately $936.7M, in the 18/19 league season for

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The Catalan giant and five times UEFA champions league winner Barcelona earns total of €840.8M approximately $936.7M, in the 18/19 league season for the first time.

Real Madrid who’s the previous holder also increase their revenue to €757.3M approximately $843.6M drops to second, Barcelona become the first club to accumulate over €800m since 23 years ago when Deloitte start analysing.

The English club, Manchester United, in third, generate €711.5m ($792.7m). The Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich sits fourth with €660.1m ($735.4m).

The France ligue un side Paris Saint-Germain occupied the fifth position with €635.9m ($708.4m) sends Manchester City to the sixth position

In a sign of soccer’s growing wealth, the 20 clubs on the list generated combined revenues of €9.3 billion ($10.3bn) last season, an 11% increase on the previous season and a new record.

According to Deloitte’s Dan Jones,

Growth in the football industry continues to outpace that in other sectors, and the top 20 Money League clubs are on track to generate over €10 billion collectively in a single year in the near future.”