Manchester United becomes first sports team worth $3 billion

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Manchester United becomes first sports team worth $3 billion
Manchester United's Robin van Persie, left, keeps the ball from Liverpool's Daniel Agger during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Sunday Jan. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

Manchester United has earned the honor of becoming the first sports team in the world to be worth $3 billion. The English Premier League soccer team has been ranked as the most expensive club by Forbes Magazine. A combination of more deals, better earnings and higher stocks has been attributed to the price.



 

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