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Real Madrid has reportedly signed the most lucrative kit deal in soccer history, agreeing to a sponsorship with adidas worth $1.2 billion, far surpassing the Spanish club’s current $59 million a year deal. Reports suggest the contract will run from 2020 to 2030.

The $1.2 billion figure is also Real’s guaranteed amount, as the team could receive as much as $170 million per year with merchandising. Real Madrid has been sponsored by adidas since 1998.

On to how this compares, Real rival Barcelona currently has a deal in place with Nike worth approximately $95 million a year, while the Premier League’s Manchester United is the second highest-paid adidas club at $97 million per year.

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Just last month Mexican professional boxer Canelo Álvarez signed the wealthiest deal in sports history worth $365 million-plus.

Not NYC, not LA.

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