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Football Manager 2024 Sugar Daddy Clubs

The full list of clubs with a rich benefactor chairman in Football Manager 2024, grouped by foreground, background, underwriter & underwriter (expects return).

By on Nov 09, 2023   34921 views   1 comments
Club Insights - Football Manager 2024 Sugar Daddy Clubs

This is the complete list of all active rich benefactor clubs in Football Manager 2024. In previous FM versions, the term used was sugar daddy instead of rich benefactor.

Rich Benefactor refers to the club's chairperson. Clubs with such rich chairpersons (formerly 'chairmen') at the helm stand a much better chance of receiving budget injections from time to time, depending on the occasion.

Date of first publication: 9 November 2023

A Rich Benefactor chairperson doesn't guarantee that you'll always have ridiculous amounts of money to spend on transfers. You might as well manage a rich benefactor club and get close to zero transfer budget. However, they will supply more money than the average chairperson if needed or to reward your good performance.

Club reputation gets a boost as well, so you might find less players wanting to leave for a bigger club. However, this has a bigger effect when smaller teams get tycoon takeovers in-game so they can attract the players to spend their money on.
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Rich Benefactor Types

There are 4 types of rich benefactor chairpersons, as explained below.

Foreground - Will throw money at the club to spend until he leaves.
Background - Will spend enough to make them a force in their current league but if they go up a level or two it would no longer apply.
Underwriter - Won't give you any extra transfer budget but come the end of the season they will always cover any loss the club is making and not expect the money back.
Underwriter (Expects Returns) - Similar to "Underwriter" but expects the money back.

For example, if you spent the entire transfer budget at R. Madrid (no sugar daddy) you'd have to re-earn it, but if you do the same at PSG (foreground sugar daddy) the chairman will just pump more money into the club.

Bankruptcy for rich benefactor clubs is highly unlikely. But don't go overboard with your expenses. Bad financial management can lead to severe debt situation for your club, which could result in going into administration. And there's always the possibility for the rich benefactor chairman leaving the club.


FM 2024 Foreground Rich Benefactor Clubs

Rep Nane Nation Status
9400 Man City England Professional
8750 Paris Saint-Germain France Professional
7900 Newcastle England Professional
6950 Al-Hilal (KSA) Saudi Arabia Professional
6850 LAFC U.S.A. Professional
6850 Al-Ittihad Saudi Arabia Professional
6800 Al-Nassr (KSA) Saudi Arabia Professional
6700 Al-Ahli (KSA) Saudi Arabia Professional
6650 LA Galaxy U.S.A. Professional
6550 Toronto FC U.S.A. Professional
6500 Shakhtar Ukraine Professional
6500 Atlanta United U.S.A. Professional
6350 Al-Sadd Qatar Professional
6250 Al-Duhail Qatar Professional
6100 Al-Ain U.A.E. Professional
6100 Shabab Al-Ahli U.A.E. Professional
6000 Al-Arabi Qatar Professional
5900 Al-Gharafa Qatar Professional
5850 Al-Jazira U.A.E. Professional
5750 Al-Wahda U.A.E. Professional
5350 Shanghai Port China Professional
5250 Estrela da Amadora SAD Portugal Professional
4400 Alverca SAD Portugal Professional
4400 Lusitânia Lourosa Portugal Professional
3750 Johor Darul Ta'zim Malaysia Professional
2000 AS Arta Djibouti Professional
2000 Wieczysta Kraków Poland Professional

FM 2024 Background Rich Benefactor Clubs

Rep Nane Nation Status
7550 Galatasaray SK Türkiye Professional
7350 Fenerbahçe Türkiye Professional
7350 Beşiktaş Türkiye Professional
7050 Trabzonspor Türkiye Professional
6700 Olympiacos Greece Professional
6650 AEK Greece Professional
6600 Wolves England Professional
6500 FC Utrecht Netherlands Professional
6450 PAOK Greece Professional
6400 Adana Demirspor Türkiye Professional
6350 Al-Shabab Saudi Arabia Professional
6250 Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors South Korea Professional
6200 Persepolis Iran Professional
6150 Al-Ettifaq Saudi Arabia Professional
6150 Esteghlal Iran Professional
6150 Universidad de Chile Chile Professional
6100 Yokohama F. Marinos Japan Professional
6100 Kashima Antlers Japan Professional
6050 Lugano Switzerland Professional
6000 Sepahan Iran Professional
6000 Al-Rayyan Qatar Professional
5900 Chicago Fire U.S.A. Professional
5900 Sunderland England Professional
5900 Pyramids Egypt Professional
5750 Göztepe SK Türkiye Professional
5750 Al Taawoun Saudi Arabia Professional
5750 Famalicão Portugal Professional
5750 Al-Fateh Saudi Arabia Professional
5750 Samsunspor Türkiye Professional
5700 Portimonense Portugal Professional
5650 Hull City England Professional
5600 Sion Switzerland Professional
5600 Yverdon Switzerland Professional
5600 Lausanne-Sport Switzerland Professional
5600 Birmingham England Professional
5600 Gamba Osaka Japan Professional
5500 O'Higgins Chile Professional
5500 Al-Nasr U.A.E. Professional
5400 Buriram Utd Thailand Professional
5350 Urawa Red Diamonds Japan Professional
5300 Stade Lausanne-Ouchy Switzerland Professional
5250 Al-Qadsiah Saudi Arabia Professional
5250 Al-Wasl U.A.E. Professional
5250 Bangkok Utd Thailand Professional
5250 CF Atlante Mexico Professional
5150 Eyüpspor Türkiye Professional
5100 Neuchâtel Xamax Switzerland Professional
5050 Pendikspor Türkiye Professional
5050 Beijing Guoan China Professional
5000 Baniyas U.A.E. Professional
5000 Dorados de Sinaloa Mexico Professional
5000 Al-Faisaly (KSA) Saudi Arabia Professional
4800 Oxford United England Professional
4800 Manisa FK Türkiye Professional
4700 Bodrum FK Türkiye Professional
4700 Menemenspor Türkiye Professional
4650 Muangthong Utd Thailand Professional
4650 Queen's Park Scotland Professional
4650 Schaffhausen Switzerland Professional
4600 Wrexham England Professional
4600 Bunyodkor Uzbekistan Professional
4500 Panachaiki Greece Professional
4500 Kuwait SC Kuwait Professional
4450 Stade Nyonnais Switzerland Semi Professional
4400 Salgueiros Portugal Professional
4350 Bucaspor 1928 Türkiye Professional
4350 Chonburi Thailand Professional
4350 1461Trabzon FK Türkiye Professional
4300 Salford England Professional
4250 Cancún Mexico Professional
4250 Qadsia Kuwait Professional
4250 Belenenses Portugal Professional
4250 Zhejiang China Professional
4150 Suphanburi Thailand Professional
4050 Esenler Erokspor Türkiye Professional
4000 Kazma Kuwait Professional
3950 İskenderunspor Türkiye Professional
3900 Delémont Switzerland Semi Professional
3850 Paradiso Switzerland Semi Professional
3850 Rapperswil Switzerland Professional
3800 Batman Petrol Spor Türkiye Professional
3800 Tuggen Switzerland Semi Professional
3800 Asswehly Libya Professional
3700 Karaman FK Türkiye Professional
3650 Eschen /Mauren Switzerland Semi Professional
3600 Chengdu Rongcheng China Professional
3600 YF Juventus Switzerland Semi Professional
3600 Black Stars Switzerland Semi Professional
3550 Wettswil-Bonstetten Switzerland Semi Professional
3550 Yeni Mersin İ.Y. Türkiye Professional
3500 Berço SC Portugal Semi Professional
3500 Länk FC Vilaverdense Portugal Professional
3350 Linth 04 Switzerland Semi Professional
3250 Erbaaspor Türkiye Professional
3250 Clyde Scotland Semi Professional
3200 Fylde England Professional
3150 Kitchee SC Hong Kong Professional
3100 LC Sailors Singapore Professional
3100 Rotkreuz Switzerland Semi Professional
3100 Iğdır FK Türkiye Professional
3100 Selangor FA Malaysia Professional
3050 Yangon Utd Myanmar Professional
3050 Dietikon Switzerland Semi Professional
3050 Freienbach Switzerland Semi Professional
3000 Xanthi Greece Semi Professional
2950 Kedah FA Malaysia Professional
2900 Binh Duong Vietnam Professional
2800 Pahang FA Malaysia Professional
2750 Aliağa Futbol Türkiye Professional
2650 Adana 1954FK Türkiye Professional
2650 Eastern AA Hong Kong Professional
2600 Orduspor 1967 Türkiye Professional
2550 Zagora Croatia Semi Professional
2450 DPMM Singapore Professional
2100 Kafkas Gençlik Türkiye Professional
2050 Karabük İ.Y. Türkiye Professional
1600 South China AA Hong Kong Semi Professional
1350 TP Mazembe /Kas DR Congo Semi Professional
550 FELDA United Malaysia Semi Professional

FM 2024 Underwriter Rich Benefactor Clubs

Rep Nane Nation Status
8350 Chelsea England Professional
7650 Zenit Russia Professional
7600 Bayer Leverkusen Germany Professional
7500 RB Leipzig Germany Professional
7400 ATM Brazil Professional
7300 Rennes France Professional
7150 Wolfsburg Germany Professional
7100 Nice France Professional
7000 Aston Villa England Professional
6950 Tigres UANL Mexico Professional
6950 West Ham England Professional
6900 BOT Brazil Professional
6850 CF Monterrey Mexico Professional
6800 Krasnodar Russia Professional
6800 Dynamo Moscow Russia Professional
6800 Spartak Moscow Russia Professional
6750 Seattle Sounders U.S.A. Professional
6750 CF Pachuca Mexico Professional
6700 Hoffenheim Germany Professional
6700 BRA Brazil Professional
6650 Club León Mexico Professional
6650 New York City FC U.S.A. Professional
6650 CEC Brazil Professional
6600 Young Boys Switzerland Professional
6600 Lokomotiv Moscow Russia Professional
6550 Fulham England Professional
6550 Santos Laguna Mexico Professional
6550 Everton England Professional
6500 Atlas Guadalajara Mexico Professional
6500 Brentford England Professional
6500 Deportivo Toluca Mexico Professional
6500 Colo-Colo Chile Professional
6500 İstanbulBaşakşehir Türkiye Professional
6350 Leicester England Professional
6300 Bournemouth England Professional
6250 Leeds Utd England Professional
6250 Sochi Russia Professional
6200 Sheffield United England Professional
6200 Ulsan Hyundai South Korea Professional
6200 Southampton England Professional
6200 Servette Switzerland Professional
6150 Aris Greece Professional
6100 Xolos Tijuana Mexico Professional
6100 Vitesse Netherlands Professional
6100 Kawasaki Frontale Japan Professional
6050 Norwich England Professional
6050 Watford England Professional
6000 Zürich Switzerland Professional
6000 Maccabi Tel Aviv Israel Professional
6000 Kasımpaşa Türkiye Professional
5950 Cerezo Osaka Japan Professional
5950 West Brom England Professional
5950 Middlesbrough England Professional
5950 Luzern Switzerland Professional
5900 Sanfrecce Hiroshima Japan Professional
5850 Blackburn England Professional
5800 Swansea England Professional
5750 Al-Fayha Saudi Arabia Professional
5750 Mazatlán Mexico Professional
5750 FC Juárez Mexico Professional
5700 Bristol City England Professional
5700 Coventry England Professional
5700 Vissel Kobe Japan Professional
5700 Sheffield Wednesday England Professional
5700 Stoke England Professional
5700 Tractor S.C. Iran Professional
5650 QPR England Professional
5650 Millwall England Professional
5650 Cardiff England Professional
5650 Huddersfield England Professional
5650 Ipswich Town England Professional
5650 Preston England Professional
5600 Pohang Steelers South Korea Professional
5550 Winterthur Switzerland Professional
5500 Al-Wehda Saudi Arabia Professional
5500 Qatar SC Qatar Professional
5500 FC Seoul South Korea Professional
5500 Grasshopper Zürich Switzerland Professional
5500 Al-Raed Saudi Arabia Professional
5500 OFI Greece Professional
5500 Kashiwa Reysol Japan Professional
5500 Nagoya Grampus Japan Professional
5450 Suwon Bluewings South Korea Professional
5400 HJK Finland Professional
5400 Foolad Iran Professional
5400 Derby County England Professional
5400 Atromitos Greece Professional
5400 Plymouth England Professional
5350 Rotherham England Professional
5350 Damac Saudi Arabia Professional
5300 FC Tokyo Japan Professional
5300 Reading England Professional
5300 Asteras Tripolis Greece Professional
5250 Al-Khaleej (KSA) Saudi Arabia Professional
5250 Al-Hazem Saudi Arabia Professional
5250 Bolton England Professional
5250 Al-Tai Saudi Arabia Professional
5250 Al-Riyadh Saudi Arabia Professional
5200 Portsmouth England Professional
5100 Charlton England Professional
5050 Peterborough England Professional
5000 Umm-Salal Qatar Professional
5000 Al-Batin Saudi Arabia Professional
5000 Sagan Tosu Japan Professional
5000 Al-Wakrah Qatar Professional
5000 Ross County Scotland Professional
5000 Al-Jaish (SYR) Syria Professional
5000 Kyoto Sanga Japan Professional
5000 Shanghai Shenhua China Professional
5000 Al-Sailiya Qatar Professional
5000 Al-Markhiya Qatar Professional
4900 SJK Finland Professional
4900 FC Inter Turku Finland Professional
4900 KuPS Finland Professional
4850 Torpedo Russia Professional
4850 Al-Ahli SC (SYR) Syria Professional
4850 Bristol Rovers England Professional
4800 Jeju United South Korea Professional
4750 Busan IPark South Korea Professional
4750 Athens Kallithea Greece Professional
4750 Levadeiakos Greece Professional
4750 Kalamata Greece Professional
4750 Al-Shamal Qatar Professional
4700 Al-Karamah Syria Professional
4700 IFK Mariehamn Finland Professional
4700 Alebrijes de Oaxaca Mexico Professional
4650 Júbilo Iwata Japan Professional
4550 MK Dons England Professional
4550 Daejeon Hana Citizen South Korea Professional
4500 Ohod Saudi Arabia Professional
4500 Al-Ain FC Saudi Arabia Professional
4450 Fleetwood England Professional
4350 Vegalta Sendai Japan Professional
4300 Shimizu S-Pulse Japan Professional
4300 Stockport County England Professional
4250 Muaither Qatar Professional
4250 Kavala Greece Semi Professional
4250 Albirex Niigata Japan Professional
4250 Al-Khor Qatar Professional
4250 Hajer Saudi Arabia Professional
4250 Al-Zawra'a Iraq Professional
4250 Kryvbas Ukraine Professional
4250 Al-Orobah Saudi Arabia Professional
4200 Police Tero Thailand Professional
4150 Hapoel Ironi Kiryat Shmona Israel Professional
4150 TLH Rangers Trinidad & Tobago Professional
4150 Derry City Ireland Professional
4050 Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya Iraq Professional
4000 Queen of the South Scotland Professional
4000 Al-Kharaitiyat Qatar Professional
4000 Wehdat Jordan Professional
4000 Dundalk Ireland Professional
4000 Jeonnam Dragons South Korea Professional
3950 Larne N.Ireland Professional
3900 Al-Faisaly Jordan Professional
3900 Crawley Town England Professional
3800 Shelbourne Ireland Professional
3750 Dhofar Oman Professional
3750 Al-Mesaimeer Qatar Professional
3750 Al-Shahaniya Qatar Professional
3750 Ahed Lebanon Professional
3750 Alloa Athletic Scotland Semi Professional
3650 Al-Shorta (SYR) Syria Professional
3650 Waterford Ireland Professional
3650 Nejmeh Lebanon Professional
3550 Al-Suwaiq Oman Professional
3450 Hapoel Ramat Gan Giv'atayim Israel Professional
3400 Al-Orouba Oman Professional
3400 Dag &Red England Professional
3350 April 25 North Korea Semi Professional
3350 York City England Professional
3300 Lysekloster Norway Semi Professional
3250 Al-Shoulla Saudi Arabia Semi Professional
3250 Veroia Greece Semi Professional
3250 Najran Saudi Arabia Semi Professional
3150 Ebbsfleet United England Professional
3150 ATK Mohun Bagan India Professional
3100 Al-Njoom Saudi Arabia Semi Professional
3000 Matsumoto Yamaga Japan Professional
3000 Dorking England Semi Professional
3000 Yadanarbon Myanmar Professional
2950 Albirex (S) Singapore Professional
2900 Al-Jeel Saudi Arabia Semi Professional
2850 Sabah FA Malaysia Professional
2850 Terengganu FA Malaysia Professional
2800 Al-Watani Saudi Arabia Semi Professional
2800 Erbil Iraq Professional
2750 Tampines Singapore Professional
2750 Al-Mujazzal Saudi Arabia Semi Professional
2750 Al-Muhafaza Syria Professional
2700 South Shields England Professional
2650 Al-Diraiyah Saudi Arabia Professional
2650 Al-Diwaniya Iraq Professional
2600 Naft Tehran Iran Professional
2550 Brackley Town England Semi Professional
2550 Kaya Philippines Professional
2500 Chorley England Semi Professional
2500 Damm Spain Semi Professional
2500 Hougang Utd Singapore Professional
2500 Spennymoor England Semi Professional
2500 Penang FA Malaysia Professional
2450 Negeri Sembilan Malaysia Professional
2400 Gloucester City England Semi Professional
2400 Geylang Int . Singapore Professional
2350 Terengganu Malaysia Professional
2350 Perak FA Malaysia Professional
2350 Buxton England Semi Professional
2250 Police FA Malaysia Professional
2250 Stallion Philippines Professional
2250 Al-Nahda Saudi Arabia Semi Professional
2250 Abahani KC (D) Bangladesh Semi Professional
2250 HKFC Hong Kong Always Amateur
2250 Tanjong Pagar Singapore Professional
2200 Maziya SRC Maldives Semi Professional
2200 Balestier Singapore Professional
2100 New Radiant Maldives Semi Professional
2050 Sheikh Jamal Bangladesh Semi Professional
2050 Kelantan FA Malaysia Professional
2000 Abahani KC (CTG) Bangladesh Semi Professional
1950 Zeyar Shwe Myay Myanmar Professional
1800 Haverfordwest Wales Semi Professional
1750 Global Philippines Professional
1700 Taipower Taiwan Semi Professional
1700 Young Lions Singapore Professional
1650 Muktijoddha SKC Bangladesh Semi Professional
1650 Khaan Khuns Erchim Mongolia Semi Professional
1600 Beijing IT China Semi Professional
1550 Chao Pak Kei Macao Semi Professional
1550 Melaka Malaysia Semi Professional
1500 NTUS Taiwan Amateur
1150 Warriors FC Singapore Semi Professional
1150 Benfica Laulara Timor-Leste Semi Professional
1000 Gombak Utd Singapore Professional
1000 CD Tanghu China Semi Professional
950 KCC Hong Kong Amateur
850 Lucky Mile Hong Kong Always Amateur
750 NAPA Rovers FC Guam Amateur
750 August First China Amateur
750 Chanthabouly Laos Professional
700 Guam Shipyard Guam Amateur
600 Sarawak FA Malaysia Semi Professional
500 Woodlands Singapore Semi Professional
250 China Football College China Amateur
1 QHD BSU China Amateur

FM 2024 Underwriter (Expects Return) Rich Benefactor Clubs

Rep Nane Nation Status
7500 Monaco France Professional
6700 Nantes France Professional
5800 Estoril Praia Portugal Professional
5700 Daegu FC South Korea Professional
5450 Guangzhou China Professional
5400 Gangwon FC South Korea Professional
5250 Monarcas Morelia Mexico Professional
5200 Gwangju FC South Korea Professional
5050 Incheon United South Korea Professional
5000 Shandong Taishan China Professional
5000 Seongnam FC South Korea Professional
4750 Gimcheon Sangmu South Korea Professional
4750 Gyeongnam FC South Korea Professional
4700 Mineros de Zacatecas Mexico Professional
4500 Dalian Professional China Professional
4500 FC Anyang South Korea Professional
4300 Changchun Yatai China Professional
4250 Suwon FC South Korea Professional
4250 Henan Songshan Longmen China Professional
4000 Bucheon FC 1995 South Korea Professional
3850 Tampico Madero Mexico Professional
3850 Tianjin Jinmen Tiger China Professional
3750 Wuhan Three Towns China Professional
3750 Chungnam Asan South Korea Professional
3600 Ansan South Korea Professional
3500 Shenzhen China Professional
3500 Seoul E-Land South Korea Professional
3350 Cangzhou Mighty Lions China Professional
3250 Gimpo FC South Korea Professional
3200 Meizhou Hakka China Professional
2550 Heilongjiang Ice City China Professional
2250 Liaoning Shenyang Urban China Professional
2050 Sichuan Jiuniu China Professional
1850 BJ Youth China Semi Professional
1800 Jiangxi Beidamen China Professional
1650 Locomotive (CHN) China Amateur
1250 JS NT HM Codion China Professional
1250 Beijing Baxy China Semi Professional
1000 XJ Youth China Semi Professional
1000 BJ San'gao China Amateur
1000 BJ Dongcheng China Semi Professional
900 Hubei Istar China Professional
750 HeB Youth China Semi Professional
750 YB Sport School China Amateur
400 SC Tianfu China Semi Professional


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Discussion: Football Manager 2024 Sugar Daddy Clubs

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  • Kad38's avatar
    thank you for the list....a question is Hertha Berlin this year not a "Sugar daddy" club?
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