Forbes released the list of World’s 50 Most Valuable Sports Teams in 2019 and Dallas Cowboys for the fourth consecutive year topped the list of the World’s 50 Most Valuable Sports Team with a valuation of $5billion.
Dallas Cowboys have not won the NFC Championship since 1995 but team owner Jerry Jones has transformed the team since he bought 30 years back for $150 million.
Dallas Cowboys has gained the $1 billion in valuation since 2015 when it was valued at $4 billion and sit top at the list.
New York Yankees ranked second in the list with $4.6 billion, Real Madrid ranked at third place with $4.24 billion, FC Barcelona placed fourth in the list with $4.02 billion and New York Knicks (#5) with $4 billion.
World’s 50 Most Valuable Sports Team 2019:
|2||New York Yankees||MLB||USA||4.6|
|5||New York Knicks||NBA||USA||4|
|7||New England Patriots||NFL||USA||3.8|
|8||Los Angeles Lakers||NBA||USA||3.7|
|9||Golden State Warriors||NBA||USA||3.5|
|10||New York Giants||NFL||USA||3.3|
|10||Los Angeles Dodgers||MLB||USA||3.3|
|12||Boston Red Sox||MLB||USA||3.2|
|12||Los Angeles Rams||NFL||USA||3.2|
|16||San Francisco 49ers||NFL||USA||3.05|
|18||San Francisco Giants||MLB||USA||3|
|21||New York Jets||NFL||USA||2.85|
|27||Green Bay Packers||NFL||USA||2.63|
|38||New York Mets||MLB||USA||2.3|
|41||Los Angeles Chargers||NFL||USA||2.28|
|44||Los Angeles Clippers||NBA||USA||2.2|
|47||St. Louis Cardinals||MLB||USA||2.1|
|47||Kansas City Chiefs||NFL||USA||2.1|
|50||New Orleans Saints||NFL||USA||2.08|
Value – (in $ billion)
Facts from the list:
In 2012, Manchester United was the only Pro Sports team to be valued more than $2 billion and in 2019 at least 50 Pro Sports teams are valued more than $2 billion including almost every NFL team.
FC Barcelona is the only team in the list which lost $37 million in the list except each and every team earned a profit of at least $25 million. More than half of the teams made more than $100 million, led by the Dallas Cowboys at $365 million.
USA dominates the list with 43 teams in the list, UK (4), Spain (2), and Germany (1).