Forbes: Top 10 most valuable football clubs

Market4Sports is back with its top 10 chart. This time we have come up with the top 10 most valuable football clubs in the world in 2016/17 season.

American magazine Forbes has updated the list of top football clubs and as per the list, Premier League club Manchester United have crowned as the most valuable football club with the value of $3.69 billion.

This season, United have surpassed La Liga giants Real Madrid and gained the top position for the first time in 5 years.

Although Real Madrid have relished supreme success in the Champions League by clinching record back-to-back titles on Saturday for a record 12th crown -- United have roared past the Spanish giants in the commercial stakes.

"Manchester United's return to the top spot is a testament to their powerful brand and marketing acumen," Forbes Media assistant managing editor Mike Ozanian said in a statement.

Here are the top 10 clubs of 2016/17 season:

Football Clubs

League

Value

1. Manchester United

Premier League

$3.69bn

2. Barcelona

La Liga

$3.64bn

3. Real Madrid

La Liga

$3.58bn

4. Bayern Munich

Bundesliga

$2.71bn

5. Manchester City

Premier League

$2.08bn

6. Arsenal

Premier League

$1.93bn

7. Chelsea

Premier League

$1.85bn

8. Liverpool

Premier League

$1.49bn

9. Juventus

Serie A

$1.26bn

10. Tottenham

Premier League

$1.06bn

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