9 Most Expensive Sponsors in European Clubs

1. Fly Emirates

Emirates is one of the largest airlines based at Dubai International Airport, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

One of the famous clubs from the land of Matador, Real Madrid has been the official partner of Fly Emirates since 2013, replacing Bwin with a contract value of 73 million euros.

2. Chevrolet

Chevrolet is a company of the United States automotive brand which is a division of General Motors.

Being a sponsor of one of the big clubs in Queen Elizabeth's country, namely Manchester United, Chevrolet has been the main sponsor of the Red Devils since 2014 with a contract worth 70 million euros.

3. Yokohama

Another club from Queen Eliabeth's country that also has the sponsor with the highest contract value is Chelsea.

The Yokohama Rubber Company, Limited is a tire company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. The company was founded in 1917 as a joint venture between Yokohama Cable Manufacturing and B.F. Goodrich.

The value of Yokohama's contract with Chelsea is 53 million euros.

4. Accor

Accor S.A previously operated under the name AccorHotels and is the largest French multinational company, participating with CAC 40 and operating in 105 countries.

The club from Paris, France, namely Paris Saint Germain (PSG), became the 4 European clubs with the most expensive sponsors who collaborated with Accor with a contract value of 51-53 million euros.

5. Rakuten

Rakuten, Inc. is a Japanese internet and electronic commerce company based in Tokyo, Japan.

Since 2016 Rakuten has become an official sponsor with one of the top teams in the Spanish league, Barcelona, ​​with a contract value of 51 million euros.

6. Etihad

Etihad Airways is the national airline of the United Arab Emirates. Abu Dhabi is known as one of the "gems of the Persian Gulf".

Etihad Airways is the main sponsor of the team from another Manchester city, Manchester City, with a contract value of 35 million euros.

7. AIA

AIA is the largest independent publicly listed pan-Asian life insurance group - with a presence in 18 markets across the Asia-Pacific region.

Another English league team that has a sponsor with the most expensive contract is Tottenham Hotspur, which is now sponsored by AIA since 2014 with a contract value of 35 million euros.

8. Standard Chartered

Standard Chartered PLC is a multinational financial services company headquartered in London, United Kingdom and operates in more than 70 countries.

Since 2010 Standard Chartered has become the official sponsor of the Reds team to replace Carlsberg with a contract value of 35 million euros.

9. Deutsche Telekom

Deutsche Telekom is a German telecommunications company headquartered in Bonn, Germany. This company produces public telephones, cell phones, internet services, and others.

Since 2012, this telecommunication company has become one of the biggest club sponsors in the league bundes, namely Bayern Munich with a contract value of 29.5 million euros.