Top 10 Football Clubs in the World 2014

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Football is one of the most popular games in the world. Sports clubs devoted for football began in the 18th century. London's Gymnastic Society, which was founded on 18th century, is an example of this. But the first official football club was The Foot-Ball Club in Edinburgh, Scotland which was active throughout the period 1824-1841. Now Football clubs are famous throughout the world. The millions of fans for the clubs are the proof of it. Here there are top 10 Football Clubs in the World are listed below according to the market value.

10. Liverpool

Liverpool is a professional football club based in Liverpool, UK. Its home ground is Anfield and it has a capacity of 45,276 people. Fenway Sports Group is the owner of this club and Tom Werner is the present chairman.

The club was formed on 3rd June 1892. Dispute between Everton committee and John Houlding, founder of the Liverpool club, led to the formation of the club. He was the owner of the land at Anfield. The club has begun its success story in its first match on 3rd September 1892 by 8-0. In the first season club won the Lancashire League in 1893. Liverpool won the first league title in 1901. Totally it became champions in the Football League first division in 18 seasons. Club won the first FA cup in 1965 and UEFA Cup in 1973. Liverpool has won UEFA Cup and UEFA Super cup three times, European Cup five times and FA Cup seven times.

John Barnes, Jamie Carragher, Steven Gerrard, Bruce Grobbelaar, Alan Hansen, Kenny Dalglish, Ian Rush, Kevin Keegan, Phil Neal and Luis Suarez are some of the great players in the history of Liverpool.

Revenue: $313 M

Operating profit: $ 61 M

Market Value: $691 M

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