French leagues' combined revenue exceeds €2 billion for the first time

12 March 2020

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Photo: PA Images Increases in broadcast and commercial income of €105 million and €102 million, respectively, were the main drivers behind the growth, with the total turnover amounting to €2.114 billion.

The combined revenue generated by the French first and second divisions grew by 11 per cent to €2.1 billion in 2019.

PSG's revenue accounts for around a third of the total.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

The combined revenue generated by the French first and second divisions exceeded €2 billion for the first time in 2019, representing growth of 11 per cent on the year before.

Increases in broadcast and commercial income of €105 million and €102 million, respectively, were the main drivers behind the growth, with the total turnover amounting to €2.114 billion.

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