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03-07-2013, 08:45 AM
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EbencoyE
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Originally Posted by Ugmo View Post
Most soccer clubs are terrible, money-losing businesses then. Depending on the league, not that many of them are actually money-making ventures - they exist to try and break even if possible while achieving success on the field.

(Although that doesn't apply to MLS, run by billionaires who do indeed someday hope to make money off their investment.)
As long as they sell for more than the owners bought them for, which is why most of the biggest clubs are trying so hard to spread their brands to America and Asia. The bigger the brand is than it was when they bought the team, the more money they're going to make off of the club.

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