#7. Philip Anschutz – LA Galaxy – £8.08 billion
He has been described as the most influential man in American soccer and Philip Anschutz is also one of the wealthiest owners in the world today. Anschutz inherited money but made more through oil and land. The businessman was instrumental in the establishment of the MLS as well as a number of teams including LA Galaxy, the club which he currently owns. LA Galaxy are the most successful side in MLS history and have attracted some massive names in their recent history including David Beckham, Steven Gerrard, and Ashley Cole. Anschutz is currently valued at £8.08 billion.