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Manchester United top Football Money League by narrowest ever margin

Manchester United’s Paul Pogba celebrates winning the Europa League – which proved crucial (Getty)

Manchester United have topped the Deloitte Football Money League for the tenth time, beating Real Madrid to top spot by just £1.5m.

The Red Devils are the highest revenue-generating club in world football with revenues of £581m over the 2016/17 season.

They beat Real Madrid into second place, with Barcelona third, Bayern Munich fourth and Manchester City in fifth.