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Dallas Cowboys, Real Madrid and Man Utd in Forbes most valuable list

Manchester United topped the business magazine's list as recently as 2012

Manchester United have been ranked fifth in Forbes magazine’s list of the world’s most valuable sports teams. NFL side, the Dallas Cowboys, are top with $4bn (£3.03bn), the first time a non-association football team has headed the business magazine’s list since it began in 2011. United, who topped the list in 2011 and 2012, are valued at $3.32bn (£2.52bn). Real Madrid ...

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Real Madrid named most valuable club by Forbes


Real Madrid have remained the most valuable football team in the world for a fourth year in a row, according to US business magazine Forbes. Madrid lead the way from rivals Barcelona, with Manchester United sitting in third place. Madrid’s value stands at $3.645 billion (£2.52bn) and their annual revenue is $694 million (£480m), a slender advantage over Barcelona in ...

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Floyd Mayweather is highest-paid man in sport, according to Forbes

Lavish life: Floyd Mayweather (Image credit: Floyd Mayweather via Twitter)

Boxer Floyd Mayweather was the world’s highest-paid sportsman of the past 12 months, according to figures from business magazine Forbes. The annual sporting rich-list showed Mayweather, who also topped last year’s list, earned US$300m (£194m). Most of that came from his ‘super-fight’ with Manny Pacquiao, whose $160m (£103.4m) takings made him the second-highest earner. Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo was ...

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Real Madrid ‘most valuable sports team’ – Forbes


Spanish football club Real Madrid has topped an annual Forbes list of the world’s most valuable sports teams. The club, who won the Champions League in May, is worth an estimated $3.44bn (£2bn), Forbes said. The top three slots are occupied by football clubs, with Barcelona in second place at $3.2bn, and Manchester United third, with a value of $2.81bn. ...

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