Football: Tottenham a good investment as they are most profitable club in EPL history, say experts

Spurs’ multi-faceted Tottenham Hotspur Stadium is seen as among the best in Europe. PHOTO: REUTERS
New: Gift this subscriber-only story to your friends and family

LONDON – Manchester United and Liverpool may have more trophies and a larger fan presence worldwide compared to Tottenham Hotspur, but amid widespread reports last week that Qatar Sports Investments (QSI) is interested in investing in a major English Premier League club, football finance experts say Spurs could prove a more attractive proposition.

In October 2022, QSI – owners of Paris Saint-Germain – bought a 22 per cent stake in Portuguese Primeira Liga team Braga. Bloomberg revealed that it has since turned its attention to the English game, with United, Liverpool and Tottenham among the teams identified “due to the EPL’s continued growth and global profile”. The Guardian reported that “Spurs are QSI’s first priority”.

Already a subscriber? 

Read the full story and more at $9.90/month

Get exclusive reports and insights with more than 500 subscriber-only articles every month

Unlock these benefits

  • All subscriber-only content on ST app and

  • Easy access any time via ST app on 1 mobile device

  • E-paper with 2-week archive so you won't miss out on content that matters to you

Join ST's Telegram channel and get the latest breaking news delivered to you.