Choosing a team to invest in
You can’t invest in all football clubs, only ones that are Public Limited Companies (PLC’s) are available on the stock market for you to buy shares in. You can see a full list of available football teams in the table below. Currently, only 2 teams from the English leagues are listed on the stock exchange – Manchester United and Arsenal.
|Manchester United||England||Premier League|
|Arsenal FC||England||Premier League|
|Rangers FC||Scotland||Scottish Premiership|
You’ve chosen your team, what next?
Once you have found a team you want to invest in, you need to open yourself a trading account. There are many providers that you can do this through, and you can see a detailed breakdown of some of them on this in our share dealing section.
Or just compare some of the UK’s leading share dealing platforms in the table below.
Compare share dealing platforms
Now you have opened a trading account it’s time to buy shares in your chosen team. To do this you simply need to search for the team name on your chosen provider’s platform, decide how much money you want to invest – and that’s it. You now own shares in a football team!
Here’s a quick summary of all the steps you need to go through to buy shares in a football team.
- Choose a team that is trading on the Stock Exchange.
- Open a share trading account.
- Deposit funds into your account.
- Find your team and place the deal.
- You are now a shareholder!
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