Chelsea reported a profit of 36 million euros (43.8 million dollars) in the year ended June 30, 2020, despite the outbreak of the new coronavirus pandemic, which caused the interruption of the Premier League during three months.
The impact of the stoppage of the 2019-2020 season in March was reflected in the London club’s turnover, which went from 495 million euros (602 million dollars) in the previous year to 451 million euros (549 million dollars). ).
Revenues linked to television broadcasting and ticket sales decreased due to this season interruption. However, the qualification for the Champions League and the surpluses of “a certain number of player sales” led to a positive balance, according to the statement. AFP (HN).