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Revenue generated by Europe’s largest five football leagues in 2004 and 2012

Mr Philip McCosker

Posted: August 10, 2014

In the sixth of a series of financial tables to mark the start of the new English Premier League season, The Scorecard examines revenue generated by Europe’s largest five football leagues in 2004 and 2012.

2012€ millions (a) Revenue as a % of total revenue 2004€ millions (b) Revenue as a % of total revenue
England (Premier League) 2,917 31.5 1,977 34.7
France (Ligue 1) 1,136 12.3 655 11.5
Germany (Bundesliga) 1,872 20.2 1,058 18.6
Italy (Serie A) 1,570 16.9 1,052 18.5
Spain (La Liga) 1,765 19.1 953 16.7
Total 9,260 100.0 5,695 100.0
Total revenue generated  19,400    12,200  

 

Source: (a) Deloitte 2013:15; (b) Deloitte 2013:13

About Philip McCosker

Philip is a Senior Lecturer in Accounting in the Business School at Coventry University.