Record pre-tax profit boosts Clarets
Published : 09 Nov 2010 12:14:00
urnley have reported a record pre-tax profit of £14.4m to shareholders after the club's season in the Premier League. The accounts for the 2009/10 season, ending on June 30 this year, includes rises in all aspects of the business, from match income to shop sales. Chairman Barry Kilburn said: "As predicted, our exposure to the increased revenues of the Premier League has enabled the club to achieve a record profit. "This has been used to good effect to correct the losses incurred over previous years, repaying debt and strengthening the balance sheet."