Match of the Week LaLiga: Financial head-to-head Atletico Madrid v Valencia

20 January 2021

Atletico v Valencia
Photo: PA Images Atletico Madrid and Valencia CF's head coached Pablo Simeone and Javi Gracia shake hands before the match between the two clubs in November at Mestalla. Atletico won 1-0.

Current LaLiga leaders Atletico Madrid in the 2018/19 season had turnover of €389.4 million, more than double that of Valencia's of €187.8 million.

Both clubs have recorded a significant profit on player sales in the three seasons up to and including 18/19, with Atletico Madrid's figure of €139.6 million slightly besting Valencia's €123.2 million.

Recent investment has seen Atletico Madrid's amortisation skyrocket to €81.9 million whereas Valencia's stood at €53.5 million.

Emil Gjerding Nielson and Mads Meisner