Barcelona project a world-record turnover of more than €1 billion

20 September 2019

Photo: FC Barcelona The vice president and treasurer of the Board of Directors, Enric Tombas (right), detailed the balance of the financial year for the 2018/19 season; and the CEO of the club, Òscar Grau (left), presented the budget for the 2019/20 season.

FC Barcelona recorded a turnover of €990 million last season - a new club record.

The club expect to break through the €1 billion barrier in the coming season, setting a new world record in the world of sports.

Barca's Champions League run helped them achieve a massive increase in broadcast income.

Christian Fomsgaard Jensen

FC Barcelona presented a record turnover of €990 million for the 2018/19 season and a projected turnover of €1.047 billion for the 2019/20 season. This means the club will break through the €1 billion a year barrier earlier than expected and set a new turnover record in the world of sports, according to the club.

The Catalans' €990 million turnover for the 2018/19 season is an increase of eight per cent compared to the previous season. The club recorded a profit after tax of €5 million, which is the eighth consecutive year with a positive result.

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