According to the American magazine Forbes, Real Madrid is the world’s most expensive club. The White House dethroned Manchester United. With an increase of 76% in a year, the club of Florentino Perez has a value of 3.3 billion dollars (2.5 billion Euros).
At the forefront since the existence of this ranking in 2004, Manchester United lost the title of the most expensive club in the world. With $ 3.2 billion (an increase of 42% of its value), the Club of the Glazer family is second. Barcelona finished third with 2.6 billion. Arsenal ( $ 1.33 billion ) and Bayern Munich ( $ 1.31 billion ) rounded out the top five.
The first French club of the ranking is Lyon occupying the 15th largest in the world with an estimated value of $ 368 million. Olympique de Marseille is 19th (285 million) .
The 20 world’s most expensive clubs have an average value of $ 968 million .