Application of Income Approach for Valuation of Football Club



The chapter treats practical problems related to the valuation of the football clubs. These problems are addressed using existing DCF model as part of income approach. The article describes in detail revenue mix and expenditure pattern of football clubs and the ways to forecast future cash flows. Besides it considers the methods of calculating the discount rate for valuation of FC and risks associated with its activities. Examples of different business models and statistics from European football market are provided.


Sport economy Sport finance Football economy Valuation of football club Discount rate for valuation of football club 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Finance University Under the Government of Russian FederationMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Research in sportsPlekhanov Russian University of EconomicsMoscowRussia

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