In the wake of Manchester United's historic £750 million kit deal with Adidas, Forbes magazine unveiled Wednesday a run down of the most valuable teams in sport as of 2014.
With the sporting sphere increasingly dominated by the dollar sign and a healthy bank balance often the difference between success and failure the list provides an insight into just which brands are bringing in the big bucks around the globe.
Unsurprisingly the wider 50 team list includes name checks for the NBA, NFL, European soccer, NHL and Major League Baseball.
But just which teams come out on top in one of the most important league tables around?
Click below to begin the countdown and see who takes the crown as the most valuable team in world sport...