We all know football is no less than a business. With transfer bids to wages to sponsorship deals, the beautiful game has a very heavy monetary edge to it. Team jerseys play a major cut of the club’s earnings. No surprises there, as why wouldn’t a fan want show his undying support for his favourite team in the form of merchandise? For most fans, a club jersey is more than just a piece of clothing which demands a certain recognition and value along with it.
Here’s a list of the top 5 teams with the most club jersey sales in the BPL:
The club from the red side of Manchester has a huge following, next to Real Madrid in club jersey sales all over the world. With an expansive fan base spread over Asia and North America, they have fully capitalized on their reach. Selling 1,490,000 jerseys on an average worldwide, they used it to their benefit by signing a profitable deal with Adidas for their next 10 years.
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