Over 700 million PLN revenue, the first in the league's history, positive net result of 16 Ekstraklasa clubs - 66 million PLN, the highest transfer proceeds - 117 million PLN and media record prices - 260 million PLN. Advisory company EY and Ekstraklasa S.A. The report of "Football Business League" summed up the 2016/2017 football season - the season of financial and sports records.
The winner of the nine-year business ranking turned out to be the last year Polish Champion - Legia Warszawa team, whose revenues increased by PLN 151m to PLN 281m, which accounted for 40% of the league's revenue. Second place in the EY and Ekstraklasa S.A. Lech Poznań took the third position Lechia Gdańsk. For the first time in history, the report was based on financial data for the league season, instead of the calendar year.
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