Brand Finance: Real Madrid overtake Barcelona and United in value
- Despite the terrible season, Real Madrid have managed to become the most valuable brand in football.
- With a number of 1.654 million euros in value, Los Blancos beat Barcelona and Manchester United.
- The Red Devils, who too had a nightmarish season, have 1.472 million euros in brand value.
- Barcelona are third with 1.393 million euros.
Here is a consolation for Real Madrid after our eternal rivals' horror show in 2018/19. Stepping away from the actual footballing side of the game we go into finances. According to the highly-reputable outlet Brand Finance, Madrid have become the most valuable brand in 2019, despite the overall drastic decline in results.
It has been almost ten years since our opponents dominated the same list. The value of Real Madrid brand have gone up by 27 per cent since the last year with the current number being 1.654 million euros.
The Merengues managed to overcome both Barcelona (1.393 million euros) and Manchester United (1.472 million euros) this year. Behind them sit Bayern Munich (1.314 million), Manchester City (1.255 million) and Liverpool (1.191 million).
In addition, the enterprise of Real Madrid is also the most valuable in the world of football at 4.179 million euros, followed closely by Barcelona (4.125 million euros) and Manchester United (4.044 million euros).
Are we going to first next season?