Founded as a rugby club in 1882, Burnley FC switched codes and became one of the founding members of the football league in 1888. It has since claimed every major domestic honour, with the exception of the League Cup. Under chairman Mike Garlick, 53, sales tripled to £120m in 2017. It is benefiting from a return to the Premier League and increased broadcast revenue.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank241
CompanyBurnley Football Club
ActivityFootball club
LocationBurnley
Sales £m*120.0
Operating profit £m*25.0
Main shareholdersMike Garlick (49%), John Banaszkiewicz (28%), other (23%)
Staff220
Founded2012
Websitewww.burnleyfootballclub.com

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda