With today’s IPO, Manchester United Football Club iced its #1 position as the most valuable sports team in the world at $2.3B. Many of us Americans just assumed it would be the NY Yankees or Dallas Cowboys but the world loves football (soccer that is).
Here are the World’s Top 5 Most Valuable Sports Teams per Forbes magazine:
#1 Manchester United ($2.3B as of today’s IPO)
#2 Real Madrid ($1.9B)
#3 New York Yankees ($1.9B)
#3 Dallas Cowboys ($1.85 billion)
#5 Washington Redskins ($1.6B)
See the rest of the list at Forbes.com