The English Manchester United dethroned Real Madrid from the top in the annual ranking of football teams with the highest revenue in the world. The Red Devils have revenue of 689 million euros for season 2015/16, thus topping the rankings for the first time in the 2003/04 season and put an end to the series of Real Madrid for 11 years in a row with the highest revenue.
On the second place, it is ranked the champion of Spain Barcelona, who has a revenue of 620.2 million, while Real Madrid is on the third position with revenue of 620.1 million.
The fourth position is occupied by the champion of Germany and Bayern Munich and for the first time, Manchester City is in the top 5. Five of the top 10 teams in revenue are from the English Premier League, as in top 20 they are 8 in total.
One of them is the champion of England Leicester, which ranks just on the 20th position. The preliminary expectations of the experts are from the next season all 20 Premier League teams to be in the top 30 in the world in the greatest revenue.
In addition to the 8 English teams in the top 20, there are three more teams from Spain, 3 from Germany, 4 from Italy and the French Paris Saint-Germain and the Russian Zenit Saint Petersburg.