#7 – FC Bayern Munich ($1.85 Billion)


Bayern-MunichFC Bayern Munich is the only German team on our list, and easily the most successful team in Germany. The soccer club is responsible for 24 championships in Germany and has been growing their fan base since their inception in 1900. The success of FC Bayern Munich should not come as a surprise since no other team can come close to affording the caliber of players.

It’s not just soccer that FC Bayern Munich has an interest in. There are other departments of the club that include basketball, bowling, gymnastics, and even chess. While the chess club might not be pulling in the same amount of dollars as the soccer club, it’s still interesting to see how diversified the club is. FC Bayern Munich has won the German cup in six of the last 10 years and is now going for a seventh.