Top 10 Richest Football Club Owners in the World
Top 10 Richest Football Club Owners in the World – Today, there are many world football clubs owned by so rich people. We may know about PSG, Real Madrid, Manchester City, Chelsea and Manchester United that often spend much money in the transfer windows. However, who is the richest owner? You can see the list of top 10 richest football club owners in the world below.
1. Carlos Slim Helu
He owns 3 clubs. They are Real Oviedo, Leon, and Pachuca. Maybe, those clubs still sound unfamiliar to many people. However, his wealth can reach up to 86.3 billion dollars.
2. Amancio Ortega
It also belongs to top ten richest football club owners in the world with 62.9 billion dollars of his wealth. He owns Deportivo de La Coruna. He also wants to buy a new club again soon.
3. Sheikh Mansour
We all know that Sheikh Mansour belongs to one of the top 10 wealthiest football club owners in the world. We all know that he is the owner of Manchester City. However, he also owns 2 other clubs. They are New York City and Melbourne City.
4. George Soros
He is the owner of Manchester United. So, it is not shocking that he belongs to the richest club owners, too. At the 4th position, he has about 24 billion dollars.
5. Alisher Usmanov
He owns Arsenal. Even though Arsenal rarely spends much money for buying football stars, the owner possesses up to 19.4 billion dollars. So, he is at the 5th position of top 10 richest football club owners in the world.
6. Paul Allen
He is not as popular as Sheikh Mansour, Roman Abramovic, etc. His club is also not popular enough, Seattle Sounders. However, his wealth can reach up to 16.3 billion dollars. That is why he belongs to the top ten wealthiest football club owners in the world.
7. Lakshmi Mittal
With 16.1 billion dollars, he is at 7th position. He becomes Queens Park Rangers’ proprietors. However, he does not want to spend much money for their owned club.
8. Francois Henri Pinault
Football lovers may not be too familiar with him. He has 15.5 billion dollars and owns Stade Rennes. Even though he does not own a popular club, he is at the eighth position.
9. John Fredriksen
Having 14.5 billion dollars and owning Valerenga makes him become one of the richest club owners. Because he does not own a popular club, not many people know him as well.
10. Rinat Akhmetov
He is from Ukraine and has a Ukrainian club, Shakhtar Donetsk. His wealth can reach up to 12.8. So, it is reasonable to belong to the richest club owner list.
That is all top 10 richest football club owners in the world. It may be strange where some popular club owners like Florentino Perez who owns Real Madrid, Abramovic who owns Chelsea, Nesser Al Khelaifi who owns PSG, Agnelli who owns Juventus and other popular club owners are not included in the list above.