Here we list down the Top Billionaire soccer club owner 2020. who own very well-knowns soccer clubs. this owner made billions of dollar from the soccer clubs and in this comprehensive article we cover almost all important information about them
Here is the list of Top Billionaire soccer club owner 2020
10: Mike Ashley.
Net worth: $2.6 billion
Club/owner: New castle united
Occupation: CEO of “sports direct”
Ashley is Britain national. He was not good at academics; he leaves studies in the middle and starts playing squash and become a national player. Unfortunately, he got some serious injuries, and then he becomes a coach.
In the decades of 1980s, Ashley opens his first sports outlet with the help of his family. And after some years he has more than 100 outlets all over England. Then his sports outlet become a brand of sports gear.
In the year 2007, he purchased the “Newcastle united.” Ashley is the most accessible CEO or owner of any football club he is more friendly and jolly with fans much time he sits and watched the match with fans in the stadium
9: Joshua Harris
Net worth: $3.5 billion
Club/owner: Crystal Palace
Occupation: Investor, sports team owner
Josh harris belongs to a businessman family. His father owns one of the largest investment firms in the world after his graduation he is the CEO of “Apollo global management“. Apollo global management own by his father.
Harris was born in 1965 at Maryland, United States of America. He starts his education at Washington DC in field school he graduates from Wharton school of the University of Pennsylvania. After graduation, he did an MBA from Harvard school of business.
Harris was interested in the sports business. That’s why he purchased New jersey devil, a team of national hockey league. Then he buys Philadelphia 76ers a team of national basketball league after this he buys world-famous soccer club the “Crystal Palace”.
The total net worth of Harris is nearly $4.5billion in the stats of 2020.
8: Malcolm Glazer/ Glazer family.
Net worth: $4.7 billion
Club/owner: Manchester United
Glazer was born in 1928 in a Jewish family. His father was doing watch parts in his shop glazer join his father at the age of 8, and when glazer was 11, his father died. After the death of his father, he continues his father’s business.
Malcolm glazer becomes a tycoon in the 2000s. He expands his business, and he made his watch parts outlet to a huge watch brand, and then he starts investing in sports business. He was also doing real estate business on a big scale.
In the decade of the 1900s, he purchased much business. He starts construction of residency apartments, houses, factories, and many more he also buys many sports teams. In 2003 he bought the world-famous soccer club “Manchester United.“
7: Joe Lewis.
Net worth: $5 billion
Club/owner: Tottenham Hotspur
Joe is the no 4 in the list of Top Billionaire soccer club owner 2020.Lewis belongs to a lower-middle-class Jewish family. He was born in 1937 at London Lewis was not academics child, so that’s why he left his education life at the age of 15
After leaving school life, he starts helping his father in the family business. Lewis’s father owns a central catering business he sold this business after the death of his father because Lewis has another plan.
Lewis was interested in wealth creation and high in demand business. So he starts buying and selling running a business, and he starts making a lot of money and fortune.
Now he is the chairman of one of the largest investment firms in the world, a “Tavistock group”. This firm owns 100s of the company, including manufacturing, oil and gas, hospitality, and sports clubs.
“Lewis is known as the king of the currency exchange business”.
6: Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha.
Net worth: $5.9 billion
Club/owner: Leicester city
Aiyawatt was born in 1985 in a Buddhist billionaire family. His father was the owner and chairperson of Thailand corporation giant King power and also the owner of the Leicester club. His father earned many awards.
He is a very genius guy in academics and business also. Aiyawatt did his MBA at the University of Bangkok by higher grades. Aiyawatt starts his career by working in the energy sector. And become executives of many industries.
After the death of his father in a chopper crash in 2018. He becomes the CEO of the king’s power and owner of the Leicester club he has two siblings who also work with him as a director. His father’s chopper was crash near the stadium.
5: Nassef Sawiris.
Net worth: $ 6.4 billion
Club/owner: Aston Villa
Nassef was born in 1961 in Egypt. Naseef belongs to a well-known business family of Egypt; he was growing up in Egypt after complete his college. He went to America for studies. Sawiris did an MBA at the University of Chicago.
After completing the MBA, he returns to Egypt. Naseef start working with his father in his father owned company, and he is doing great, and then he becomes executive. After this decision, company revenue multiplies 100s times.
After the death of his father, he becomes CEO. And he is the 4th richest man in Africa in 2019 then his company known as the largest construction company. Naseef starts investing in sports and buy Aston villa.
4: Guo Guangchang.
Net worth: $ 6.7 billion
Club/owner: Wolverhampton Wanderers
Guo was born in 1967 in Zhejiang, China. Guo was born in a middle-class family, his father’s own real estate business in his town. He did BA in philosophy after this. He took admission in the university of china and did MBA.
After the MBA, he starts investing in many businesses. First, he builds a tech company from scratch with his two friends, and this company becomes an innovator in china. And guo start making millions of dollars and also listed in Forbes.
Guo starts making money from all domains. He did not leave any industry from building vast markets, shopping malls, to making clothing brands; he also invests in sports business. Then he buys the WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS.
WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS is a world-famous England based football club; they win many national and international titles.
3: Stan Kroenke.
Net worth: $ 8.7 billion
Club/owner: Arsenal FC
Nationality: United States of America.
No 4 is stane in the list of Top Billionaire soccer club owner 2020. Kroenke was born in 1947 in a lower-middle-class family. His father owned a little yard rental company at the age of 11 Kroenke start working in his father’s company. He first worked as a helper the sweeper.
He was not good at academics that’s why he left his studies and start working. But he was very interested in playing different sports and also athletics games like running. Kroenke loves to play football also.
After some years when he was young, he realizes the importance of education. He starts once again his studies and did MBA he start own business and married heiress Walmart. Then he starts real estate.
After jumping in real estate business he starts building residency apartments near Walmart properties. He is the owner of the Kroenke Sports and entertainment parent company of Arsenal FC well-known football club.
2: Roman Abramovich
Net worth: $ 12.4
Club/owner: Chelsea FC
Roman was born in the Russian billionaire family in 1966. His father was a politician and a billionaire. Basically, his family from Israel but his grandfather moved to Russia. Roman has a very high political career.
Roman is the wealthiest person in Israel and also the fifth richest man in Russia. Abramovich also runs a self-funded foundation where they made schools, infrastructure, colleges, hospitals. He is the biggest donor of Russia.
His family has more than fortune than anyone in Russia. He also becomes a governor in Russia. And this eight-year-long tenure he doing very well he works on the education system and economics form he stabilizes many hospitals also.
Roman also served in the army, but he is by a born businessman. So in the period of army service, he was also doing side business of car tiers. But after leaving the army, he starts the full-time business of rubber and car tier. He also invests in the oil and gas sector.
He also listed in the top 100 wealthiest people in the world by Forbes magazine. And at the end of 2019, his fortune crosses $10 billion figure.
1: Sheikh Mansour.
Net worth: $ 30 billion
Club/owner: Manchester city
Nationality: United Arab Emirates.
Mansour was no 1 in the list of Top Billionaire soccer club owner 2020. Mansour was born at the royal family of UAE in 1970. he studies political science at Harvard University, and now he is a politician of UAE. Now he is a deputy prime minister of UAE Mansour. sheik is very good at business.
He runs many successful businesses, including multi-million $ companies. He purchased Manchester city, a well-known football club in 2008.