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After the release of the latest figures, it’s time to check out the 50 most valuable sports teams around the world in 2020.

In an era where money talks, sports teams across the world know that building a successful business model is every bit as crucial as success on the field itself. Some even say it’s more important if you can believe it.

But it’s true that a good bank balance can be decisive for any team regarding salaries, transfers, maintenance and so on. And in a sport such as football, where teams are worth billions, it’s more important than ever.

Now Forbes magazine has published a list of the 50 most valuable sports teams in 2020 with Real Madrid unsurprisingly top of the football world at a value of $4.24 billion.

Barcelona and Manchester United are in the top 10 themselves in a list dominated by American sports teams from basketball, baseball, and American Football.

Premier League clubs Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City also made the list along with German champions Bayern Munich.

PosTeamSportValue
1Dallas CowboysNFL$5.5bn
2New York YankeesMLB$5bn
3New York KnicksNBA$4.6bn
4Los Angeles LakersNBA$4.4bn
5Golden State WarriorsNBA$4.3bn
6Real MadridFootball$4.24bn
7New England PatriotsNFL$4.1bn
8BarcelonaFootball$4.02bn
9New York GiantsNFL$3.9bn
10Manchester UnitedFootball$3.81bn
11Los Angeles RamsNFL$3.8bn
12San Francisco 49ersNFL$3.5bn
13Chicago BearsNFL$3.45bn
14Los Angeles DodgersMLB$3.4bn
15Washington Football TeamNFL$3.4bn
16Boston Red SoxMLB$3.3bn
17Chicago BullsNBA$3.2bn
18Chicago CubsMLB$3.2bn
19New York JetsNFL$3.2bn
20Boston CelticsNBA$3.1bn
21Houston TexansNFL$3.1bn
22San Francisco GiantsMLB$3.1bn
23Philadelphia EaglesNFL$3.05bn
24Bayern MunichFootball$3.02bn
25Denver BroncosNFL$3bn
26Oakland RaidersNFL$2.9bn
27Green Bay PackersNFL$2.85bn
28Pittsburgh SteelersNFL$2.8bn
29Seattle SeahawksNFL$2.78bn
30Miami DolphinsNFL$2.76bn
31Atlanta FalconsNFL$2.75bn
32Baltimore RavensNFL$2.75bn
33Minnesota VikingsNFL$2.7bn
34Manchester CityFootball$2.69bn
35Indianapolis ColtsNFL$2.65bn
36Los Angeles ClippersNBA$2.6bn
37ChelseaFootball$2.58bn
38Brooklyn NetsNBA$2.5bn
39Los Angeles ChargersNFL$2.5bn
40Houston RocketsNBA$2.48bn
41Carolina PanthersNFL$2.4bn
42Dallas MavericksNBA$2.4bn
43New York MetsMLB$2.4bn
44Jacksonville JaguarsNFL$2.33bn
45Kansas City ChiefsNFL$2.3bn
46New Orleans SaintsNFL$2.28bn
47ArsenalFootball$2.27bn
48Arizona CardinalsNFL$2.25bn
49St Louis CardinalsMLB$2.2bn
50Tampa Bay BuccaneersNFL$2.2bn
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