Hammers make World top 20 rich list

West Ham have been included in a top 20 list of the World’s Richest Clubs according to the London School of Marketing. West Ham are one of seven Premier League sides in the list, with the Hammers valued at £196m taking into account our move to the Olympic Stadium next year.

Fellow London rivals Spurs are almost twice as valuable with news of planning permission granted for their new stadium. Meanwhile Arsenal and Chelsea are valued over four times the value of West Ham. Manchester United and City are in a different league all together, with both over ten times the value of the Hammers.

1. Real Madrid – £2,070m

2. Manchester United – £2,050m

3. Barcelona – £2,007m

4. Manchester City – £2,000m

5. Bayern Munich – £1,492m

6. Chelsea – £870m

7. Arsenal – £832m

8. Liverpool – £624m

9. Juventus – £531m

10. AC Milan – £492m

11. Borussia Dortmund – £445m

12. Paris St Germain – £403m

13. Tottenham Hotspur – £381m

14. FC Schalke – £363m

15. Inter Milan – £279m

16. Atletico de Madrid – £277m

17. Napoli – £224m

18. Newcastle United – £222m

19. West Ham United – £196m

20. Galatasaray – £187m


About Sean Whetstone

I am Season Ticket Holder in West stand lower at the London Stadium and before that, I used to stand in the Sir Trevor Brooking Lower Row R seat 159 in the Boleyn Ground and in the Eighties I stood on the terraces of the old South Bank. I am a presenter on the West Ham Podcast called MooreThanJustaPodcast.co.uk. A Blogger on WestHamTillIdie.com a member of the West Ham Supporters Advisory Board (SAB), Founder of a Youtube channel called Mr West Ham Football at http://www.youtube.com/MrWestHamFootball, I am also the associate editor here at Claret and Hugh. Life Long singer of bubbles! Come on you Irons! Follow me at @Westhamfootball on twitter