Finance

Finance

Aggregate revenue disparities in the Premier League 2004-13

Mr Philip McCosker

Posted: August 6, 2014

Ahead of the new football season starting, this is the third in The Scorecard’s series of Premier League financial tables.

  2013 2010 2007 2004
Revenue generated by 6 largest clubs (£m) 1,527 1,304 922 726
% change on 2004 110% 80% 27% -
Revenue generated by remaining clubs (£m) 1,022 815 588 638
% change on 2004 60% 28% (8%) -
Aggregate revenue 2,549 2,119 1,510 1,364
Average revenue (£m) 127 111 76 68
% of revenue generated by 6 largest clubs 60% 62% 61% 53%
Average revenue of 6 largest clubs 254.4 217.3 153.7 121.0
Average of remaining clubs 73.0 58.2 42.0 45.6

 

Source: Calculated from financial statements of club’s in the EPL 2004-13

About Philip McCosker

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