The club has an overall debt of £1bn, of which £213m is owed to staff on late wages. Another form of funding is transfer debt (pending step payments), although ESL clubs have in fact reduced this from £2.0bn to £1.7bn in 2021
#1 Barcelona – €1.35 billion in debt
It’s always surprising to see Barcelona struggling to function as a football club.
As estimated by AS, the market pool amount credited to Real Madrid will be no less than €16.84 million, bringing the total to €136.65 million, which will be further reduced by UEFA to €132.48 net to reflect the to compensate for the organization’s losses during the pandemic.
The club’s fortune in 2022 was estimated at $5.1 billion, the most valuable football team in the world. In 2021, it was the second highest-grossing football club in the world with annual revenues of €640.7 million. Real Madrid is one of the most supported teams internationally.
The financing was structured through a loan with three tranches – July 2019, July 2020 and July 2021. A three-year deferral period has been agreed on the loan amount, resulting in Real Madrid paying an annual debt service of €29.5 million from July 30, 2023 until maturity on July 30, 2049 >
Barcelona are estimated to take in around $631m from the deals, helping to reverse their $506m (after tax) loss in the 2020-21 season. The team is also re-developing Camp Nou as part of a $1.6 billion project. At one point, the team was nearly $1.37 billion in debt.
How much debt does LFC have? Liverpool are fifth-highest-debt Premier League club in 2022 with net debt of $208m. Despite losing $48 million in ticketing, advertising and broadcast revenue during the pandemic, the club has shown a great show of loyalty to the local community.
The Psg Group reported debt of 34 million.
for its second fiscal year 2021
Most blame for Barcelona’s financial woes has been linked to former president Josep Bartomeu, who resigned in 2020 – denying any wrongdoing – amid allegations of irregularities in his government and a falling out with Messi .p>
Chelsea FC owners take on approximately $957 million in debt. The money will be used for a revolving credit facility and term loan.
Manchester United have released their financial position for the first quarter of 2022, which has resulted in debt rising to as much as €587m during Glazer’s tenure. The Red Devils’ latest accounts have shown that the club’s net debt has increased by 11.8% compared to this time a year ago.
The need for fresh capital follows heavy financial losses for Barcelona last year. In March 2021 Barcelona were technically bankrupt. Three months later, the club borrowed $605 million from Goldman Sachs. In October 2021, Barcelona reported $1.56 billion in debt.
Real Madrid is one of the last great fan-owned clubs in world football. The Spanish giants are not owned by any company, individual or consortium. Instead, fans can purchase a club membership.
Real Madrid secures €360m investment by partnering with USA firm Sixth Street. Real Madrid have agreed an investment of 360 million euros ($381 million) from US firm Sixth Street in exchange for the right to take part in commercial ventures at the remodeled Santiago Bernabeu stadium, the club announced on Thursday /p>
A big source of income is tickets. Real has the third highest average attendance in Europe. Another big source of income is Real’s TV contract. In 2006 they signed a seven-year deal with MediaPro in Madrid, guaranteeing €1.1 billion for their TV rights in the domestic league.
The club is owned by its club members
FC Barcelona is one of the few clubs in the world that is owned by the club members themselves. Together these members form the governing body of the club and in 2016 there were an estimated 140,000 Socis, or members in Catalan.
Barcelona reportedly owe Frenkie de Jong up to €100m, suggesting the club may be tempted to sell him to Manchester United to save some cash.
It is the fourth most valuable sports team in the world at $4.76 billion and the fourth richest football club in the world by revenue with annual revenues of €582.1 million.p>
TV rights are the most lucrative source of income for a club alongside corporate sponsorship, membership fees, ticket sales and merchandising. According to the latest figures, Barca have raked in almost €166m, more than any other club in the Spanish La Liga.
What is Juventus Football Club’s net debt? As you can see below, Juventus Football Club had debts of 216.7 million euros in December 2021, compared to 369.1 million euros in the previous year. On the other hand, there are 171.1 million euros in cash, which leads to a net debt of around 45.6 million euros.