It says the 1-billion-euro mark will be achieved a year earlier than projected. Barcelona says its profits after taxes will reach 11 million euros ($12.1 million) this season, the ninth consecutive year with a positive result.
The club's revenues are expected to increase by 6% this season thanks in part to "an unprecedented commercial effort in sponsorship." It says "forecasts indicate an increase of 9% in income for player transfers and loan, which consolidates this resource as a recurring source of income at both the club and in the football industry itself."
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