If you thought you were rich, check out this list! It’s all about sports this time, as we go down the list of 10 richest sports teams in 2015. All the teams featured here have honored history and an extravagant value for everyone involved. I’m not sure which one’s your favorite, but that’s beside the point right now.
I doubt, though, that you’ll guess the value of these incredible teams.
10. New York Giants – $1.55 billion
I think everyone has heard about the New York Giants. They are one successful football team that truly deserves its place in our list. The team is also one of the most valuable sport teams in the world, which ranks it on the tenth place in our list. Located in New York, the professional American football team is currently member of the East Division of the National Football League.
9. Washington Redskins – $1.7 billion
Next, it is another professional football team known as the Washington Redskins. The team is located in Washington and it is one of the most valuable franchises.After The Patriots and the Cowboys, the team is one of the most expensive teams in the world. Its total value is estimated at $1.7 billion. But what makes this team even more amazing is that is the first team to have an official marching band and a fight song.
8. New England Patriots – $1.8 billion
We redirect our attention to another team, the eighth most valuable sport team in 2015. The professional football team is located in the Greater Boston area.The New England Patriots became the seventh team to win Back-To-Back Super Bowls. One of the best, the team is also one of the most successful teams in the history of football of the NFL.
7. Bayern Munich – $1.85 billion
Here is another famous football team, but this time it comes from Munich, Germany. The team had three of the best football players in the world: Sepp Maier, Gerd Muller and Franz Beckenbauer. From it, you can really tell its true value. Bayern Munich is one of the most valuable teams in the world in 2015, and it has a total worth of $1.85 billion.
6. Los Angeles Dodgers – $2 billion
We leave football aside for a second and focus our attention to a professional baseball team.The Los Angeles Dodgers is located in Los Angeles, California. Among the titles they have won are 21 national league pennants which sum up to six titles. Valued at $2 billion, the team is one of the most valuable sport teams in 2015 and not only.
5. Dallas Cowboys – $2.3 billion
Dallas Cowboys are a professional football franchise and one of the best sport teams in the world. The team plays in the East division of the National Football Conference. As the only team to win 20 straight winning seasons and the most valuable team in the NFL, the Dallas Cowboys is valued at $2.4 billion.
4. New York Yankees – $2.5 billion
The American baseball team is one of the most famous and successful franchises in professional sport history. The team has won four championships from 1936 to 1939. Valued at $2.5 billion, the New York Yankees is one of the most valuable teams in the world in 2015. They have won 18 division titles and won the World Series 27 times.
3. Manchester United – $2.81 billion
Manchester United is one of the most famous teams in the world, and the third richest football club.The Old Trafford, Greater Manchester, England team was founded as in 1878 as Newton Heath LYR Football Club. In 1902 the club changed its name to Manchester United. The football team has won 20 league titles, the most of any English club, a joint-record of 11 FA cups, four League Cups, and a record 20 FA Community Shields.
2. FC Barcelona – $3.2 billion
FC Barcelona stands for Futbol Club Barcelona and it is also known as Barcelona and familiarly as Barça.The professional football club is based in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. It was founded in 1899 by a group of Swiss, English and Catalan footballers led by Joan Gamper. Barcelona has won 22 La Liga, 26 Copa del Rey, 11 Supercopa de España, 3 Copa Eva Duarte and 2 Copa de la Liga trophies, as well as being the record holder for the latter four competitions.
1. Real Madrid – $3.44 billion
And as expected (or not) the most valuable sport team in the world is Real Madrid. The team has been recorded as the most expensive transfer fees in the world with Gareth Bale’s transfer fee which cost € 100 million. They have the European record for most Champions League wins, which is 10 times. They have also won the La Liga 32 times and the Copa Del Rey 19 times.