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Man United soccer's top moneymaker, ending Spanish dominance

LONDON (AP) Manchester United is a long way from winning the English Premier League again but is back on top of another table - as soccer's biggest moneymaker.

For the first time since 2005, Manchester United overtook Real Madrid in top spot in the soccer finance rankings compiled by accountancy firm Deloitte even as it sits sixth in the Premier League.

In 2015-16 when United won only the FA Cup and failed to qualify for the Champions League, the 20-time league champions generated 515.3 million pounds (689 million euros based on the annual average; now about $632 million).