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David Beckham richest footballer in England

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D beckhamDavid  Beckham is in top of the footballers “Rich List”  by FourFourTwo magazine.

Golden Balls has a fortune of £125 million, with his nearest “rival”, Michael Owen, at £38 million. Next comes Owen’s collegues Wayne Rooney (£37), Rio Ferdinand (£30) and the last in the top five is annother Man Utd player, veteran, Ryan Giggs with £22 million.

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October 8, 2009 at 7:58 am

Success or failure? View 10 financial data about the new era of Real Madrid

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realGalactics under Florentino Perez made huge investments in transfers and wages, not only attracted the attention of football fans, but also that of economists who have analyzed the sustainability of the project in financial terms.
1. In the summer of 2009, Real Madrid has spent 257 million on transfers and has sold only 87 million, hence a deficit of 170 million euros.

2. Total costs (salary transfer + 6 years + taxes) the purchase of Cristiano Ronaldo and Kaka are 179 million respectively 112 million euros, total 291 million, without taking into account and the amounts of other transfers .

3. Real Madrid has loaned 220 million euros, guaranteed by contract for TV rights, worth 157 million euros a year (contract valid for 7 years).

4. Real Madrid has renewed the sponsorship agreement with bwin, the new contract 4 years bringing them 25 million per season, meaning a total of 100 million.

5. Between 2003 and 2007, supported by around David Beckham’s marketing, merchandising revenues increased by 137% and is expected in that period the total amount of such income was 400 million.

6. It is estimated that the new stars transferred from Real Madrid will bring extra revenue of 120 million euros per season. Florentino Perez says that the amounts paid on David Beckham, Luis Figo, Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane were written off.

7. According to the accounting club, Real Madrid was the end of the season 2007/2008 the total debt of 563 million, and now it is estimated that they have reached 733 million!

8. Madrid’s total income in 2007/2008 was 365 million and in 2008/2009 it is estimated that were close to 400 million.

9. According to Brand Finance, Real Madrid brand is valued at 340 million, second in value by Manchester United.

10. As Germans from Sport + Markt, Real Madrid has 46 million supporters in Europe, number 2 after Barcelona, with 50 million, but the global perspective is very good, for he expects that number to rise in Asia very much along with bringing of the Galactis.

What do you think? Is this the way to success or to bankruptcy?

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October 5, 2009 at 4:19 pm

David Beckham will return to AC Milan!

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becksDavid Beckham will play again at AC Milan, he will be borrowed from Los Angeles Galaxy from January until the end of the season, informs Sky Sport24 quoted by calciomercato.com.
According to the same source, Beckham will be borrowed, like last season, free of charge, the two clubs reaching an agreement to that effect.
At the age of 34 years, Beckham has played for Milan between January to June 2009, when he played 18 matches and scored 2 goals for Milan.

Beckham, whose contract with the Los Angeles Galaxy expires in November 2011, said Tuesday that has offers from three to four big clubs in Europe, besides that of AC Milan to play in the team of the month in January 2010 . “It’s good to have more possibilities. The people from Milan told me clearly that they want me to return to Italy and I’m happy for such an offer, but there are other options: three or four clubs top I have already made offers, and when it was time to make a choice, I’ll do, “said the player.

Throughout his career, Beckham has moved to Manchester United and Real Madrid.

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September 11, 2009 at 11:49 pm

David Beckham: “I have 4 offers from top teams in Europe!”

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beckhamDavid Beckham, whose contract with LA Galaxy expires in November 2011, said Tuesday that has offers from 3 – 4 big clubs in Europe, says Gazzetta dello Sport.
“It’s nice to have more possibilities. The people from AC Milan told me clearly that they want me to return to Italy and I’m happy for such an offer, but there are other options: three or four clubs top have already made offers, and when it was time to make a choice, I’ll do, “said the player in a press conference.
Beckham said that his main goal is to play for the national of England at World Cup in 2010. “I have a few projects, but for now I want to think about the match on Wednesday ( England – Croatia, the preliminary CM) and at the end of the championship in the U.S.. Then I will return to Europe to play at a club. And if this offends anyone (  hinted at dissatisfaction band Los Angeles Galaxy fans who criticized him because he played a few months at AC Milan), I can not do anything. Everyone knows me and I feel connected with Galaxy a good relationship with club owner Tim Leiweke, but I want to play all the cards for the World Cup. Maybe I will return to the U.S. after the World Cup, although there is possibility of breaking the contract since this fall, “said midfielder English .

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September 8, 2009 at 9:59 pm