FC Barcelona the highest payroll in anysport


According to an investigation done by ESPN The Magazine, FC Barcelona has the highest average salary per player in the world with $8.7 million, almost $1 million more than second place Real Madrid with $7.8 m. European Soccer dominates the Top 10 as salaries are going through the roof. The only three american teams to make the list are the Yankees, Lakers and Phillies. The highest NFL team on the list, the Pitsburgh Steelers comes out at 75th even though their league has the highest profits in America.

The top 10:

1.- FC Barcelona
2.- Real Madrid
3.- Manchester City
4.- Chelsea
5.- Yankees
6.- Lakers
7.- AC Milan
8.- Phillies
9.- Bayern Munich
10.- Internazionale

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