Top 10 Richest Football Club/team Owners in the World 2022.
Firstly, it’s undoubtedly that football clubs do make a lot of money through sponsorship deals and partnerships with various firms as well as wealthy investors. As such, the football club owners are the greatest beneficiaries since they spend little or nothing. In our previous post, we revealed the richest football clubs in the world. Today, we shall list the top 10 richest football club owners in the world in 2022 according to Forbes.
Who is the richest club owner in the world?
François Pinault is the richest football club owner in the world in 2022 today, with a net worth of $48.5 billion. According to Forbes, François Pinault is a French billionaire businessman, architectr of the luxury group Kering and the investment firm Artémis.
Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan is the second richest football club/team owner in the world in 2021 right now. Sheikh Mansour is the owner of Manchester City Football Club, Melbourne City, Mumbai City FC, as well as New York City FC.
On the other hand, Amancio Ortega is one of those billionaires who are thought to be the owner of Deportivo La Coruna FC. As of 2022, the net worth of Amancio Ortega is estimated to be about $57.3 billion.
Last but not least, Nassef Sawiria is also one of the investors who teamed up with Fortress Investment Group in the purchase of Aston Villa Football Club. Currently, Nassef Sawiria is estimated to be having a net worth of about $8.72 billion in 2022.
In summary, we will list the name of the richest football or soccer team owner. Then, we will state their current net worth in the current year, 2022.
Top 10 Richest Football Club Owners in the World 2022
- Francois Pinault, Stade Rennais F.C. Net Worth 2022 – $48.5 billion.
- Sheikh Mansour. Net Worth 2022– $25 billion.
- Dietrich Mateschitz, Red Bull Salzburg and NY Red Bulls. Net Worth 2022 – $25.8 billion.
- Andrea Agnelli, Juventus FC. Net Worth 2022 – $19.2 billion.
- Ricardo Salinas Pliego, Mazatlán Futbol Club Mexico. Net Worth 2022 – $15.7 billion.
- Roman Abramovich, Chelsea FC. Net Worth 2022 – $14.7 billion.
- Philip Anschutz, LA Galaxy. Net Worth 2022 – $10.9 billion.
- Dietmar Hopp, TSG 1899 Hoffenheim. Net Worth 2022 – $9.2 billion.
- Stan Kroenke, Arsenal. Net Worth 2022 – $8.6 billion. And finally,
- Nasser Al-Khelaifi, Paris Saint Germain. Net Worth 2022 – $8 billion.
According to the top 10 list above, most of the richest football club owners in the world in 2022 are as well the richest people in Europe. Certainly, this is an indication that European football teams or club owners are the most successful lot in the world right now.
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