Forbes recently released their annual list of “The World’s Most Valuable Sports Teams.” For the third year in a row, soccer team Real Madrid took the top spot as the most valuable franchise, worth $3.26 billion. Football dominates the list though, with the NFL occupying 20 of the top spots. The 31 non-NFL teams on the list include 12 from MLB, 7 from soccer, 10 from the NBA, one from the NHL and one from Formula 1. The average current value of a team on the list is $1.75 billion, the highest since Forbes began tracking the data in 1998. Cost of admission to the 2015 list is also the highest ever at $1.15 billion, up from $856 million last year. Click the graphic for a larger view. (Source: Forbes)
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