After release of Manchester United's financial report: How did the club fare compared to other European giants?
22 October 2020
Off The Pitch has compared Manchester United's financial performance last season to the other few European clubs having published 2019/20 accounts such as Ajax, FC Barcelona, Benfica, Borussia Dortmund, Juventus and Lyon.
Similar to a host of other big European clubs, Manchester United's turnover fell by 18 per cent last season following the emergence of the coronavirus pandemic.
On a positive note, the Premier League club managed to increase their commercial revenue, a feat only replicated by Borussia Dortmund among the selected clubs.
The change in Manchester United's pre-tax result was among the largest with a negative difference of €54.9 million - beaten only by Borussia Dortmund and FC Barcelona.