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Barcelona outstrip Real Madrid in LaLiga television revenue

LaLiga champions Barcelona pocketed more TV revenue than any other club in the Spanish top flight last season.

Barcelona outstrip Real Madrid in LaLiga television revenue

LaLiga has published the distribution of television revenue in Spain's top two divisions in the 2018/19 season, a campaign that saw the 20 teams in Primera split a total of 1.42bn euros - up from 1.33bn the previous year.

Barcelona earn 11.2m euros more than Real Madrid

Barcelona, who were crowned Spanish champions for the 26th time, were the highest-paid club in LaLiga, pocketing a total of 166.5m euros, while Real Madrid, who finished third, were the league's second biggest TV earners, picking up 155.3m.

The distribution of TV revenue in Spain's top two divisions in 2018/19.

At the other end of the spectrum, relegated pair Rayo Vallecano and Huesca were LaLiga's lowest-paid clubs, receiving 47.4m and 44.2m euros, respectively.

Málaga the highest TV earners in Segunda

In Segunda División, meanwhile, Málaga were the top earners, netting 30m euros. The Andalusians were followed by Deportivo La Coruña (24.7m) and Las Palmas (23.6m).