Manchester United

Manchester United is one of the most popular and successful sports teams in the world, playing one of the most popular spectator sports on Earth. Through our 135-year heritage we have won 61 trophies, enabling us to develop the world’s leading sports brand and a global community of 659 million followers. Our large, passionate community provides Manchester United with a worldwide platform to generate significant revenue from multiple sources, including sponsorship, merchandising, product licensing, new media & mobile, broadcasting and match day.

Company Growth (employees)
Stretford, GB
Size (employees)
799 (est)
Manchester United is headquartered in Stretford, GB

Manchester United Office Locations

Manchester United has an office in Stretford
Stretford, GB (HQ)
Old Trafford Sir Matt Busby Way

Manchester United Data and Metrics

Manchester United Financial Metrics

Manchester United's revenue was reported to be £253.9 m in FY, 2016 which is a 26% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

253.9 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

92.5 m

Market capitalization (25-Jul-2017)

2.8 b

Closing share price (25-Jul-2017)


Cash (30-Jun-2016)

74.2 m
Manchester United's current market capitalization is $2.8 b.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


163.2 m197.6 m201.7 m253.9 m

Revenue growth, %


Pre tax profit

119.7 m81.7 m141.1 m

Net Income

83 m49.7 m92.5 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


35.1 m85.5 m74.2 m

Accounts Receivable

76 m23.6 m59.6 m

Current Assets

827 m1.4 b1.6 b


63.3 m67.2 m78.4 m


798 k802 k

Total Assets

890.3 m1.4 b1.7 b

Accounts Payable

2.8 m3.5 m2.8 m

Current Liabilities

159 m737.7 m824.9 m

Total Liabilities

637.5 m1.2 b1.4 b

Retained Earnings

83 m49.7 m72.5 m

Total Equity

252.8 m275.2 m313 m

Financial Leverage

3.5 x5.3 x5.3 x
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Income Taxes Paid

(36.7 m)(32 m)(48.6 m)
GBPY, 2016


312.3 k

Financial Leverage

5.3 x

Manchester United Market Value History

Traffic Overview of Manchester United

Manchester United Online and Social Media Presence

Manchester United News and Updates

Re-signing former academy graduate Michael Keane could cost Manchester United £40 million

Michael Keane will reportedly re-join Manchester United after a two-year spell at Burnley, according to reports in the Daily Mail and The Sun. Former United manager Louis van Gaal ratified the sale of central defender Keane for £2 million in 2015. Since then, the 24-year-old…

Europa League title is worth £60.5 million to Man United and its players

Manchester United's Europa League final match against Ajax in Stockholm next week is worth a combined £60.5 million to the club and its players. A report in The Times indicates that United's playing staff could bank "the biggest players' bonus pool in history" if they're suc…

Meet Mino Raiola, the football agent who could earn £41 million from Paul Pogba's record Manchester United transfer

Paul Pogba may have moved to Manchester United just under a year ago, but the fallout from his world record £89.3 million transfer continues. Thanks to leaked information in a German book, titled "Football Leaks: The Dirty Business of Football," we found out this week that P…

Celta Vigo star mercilessly mocked after missing open goal in Manchester United match

Celta Vigo striker John Guidetti has been mercilessly mocked on Twitter for missing a glorious opportunity to send his side into the Europa League final. In the 96th minute of Thursday night's semi-final against Manchester United, Guidetti scuffed his shot when it would have…

The 18 richest sportspeople in Britain aged 30 or under

The Sunday Times' annual list of the wealthy people in Britain, which lists the 1,000 wealthiest individuals and families in the UK was released last week. Within the ranking are numerous athletes and sportspeople, who have used their sporting prowess to accumulate vast weal…

FIFA demands info on Manchester United’s £89.3 million Paul Pogba transfer after explosive details of the deal leaked

FIFA has "requested information" regarding Manchester United's £89.3 million acquisition of midfielder Paul Pogba from Juventus in August 2016. The BBC reported that the international governing body of football has written to United "to seek clarification on the deal." This …
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