UEFA Champions League Prize Money | How Much Winning Team Earn

Champions League Prize Money

UEFA Champions League the most watch football competition worldwide. The prize for the Champions League season 2019-20 announced. The winners share increased €19 million paid to them. UEFA Champions League prize money hike each season with increase of tv rights money and sponsorship’s.

Champions League 2022 Prize Money (Confirmed)

Stages

Prize Money

Total Teams

TV Money Share

Champions

€19,000,000

1

€82,450,000

Runner-ups

€15,000,000

1

N/A

Semi-finals

€12,000,000

2

N/A

Quarter-finals

€10,500,000

4

N/A

Round of 16

€9,500,000

8

N/A

Group match draw

N/A

N/A

€900,000

Group match victory

N/A

N/A

€2,700,000

Base fee for group stage

€15,250,000

N/A

N/A

Third qualifying round

€480,000

N/A

N/A

Second qualifying round

€380,000

N/A

N/A

First qualifying round

€280,000

N/A

N/A

Preliminary qualifying round

€230,000

1N/A

N/A

Overall Prize Money

€120 Million  (including market pool and tv rights money)

The prize money for the winning team said to be €19 million which is later increased upto ( €30.5 million) that include market pool money. The prize money distribution system of UEFA UCL totally different from Premier League, Bundesliga and Serie A prize money methods.

In the above table teams earn winning bonus money €2.1 million from group stage after winning a match. But if the match is drawn (€900k) distributed among both teams equally. A large part of the prize fund of champions league linked to the ” market pool” which is later included on base the television rights in different nations.

The teams who lost the preliminary qualifying round received (€230,000), 2nd round qualifiers losing teams earn (€380,000) and 1st round qualifiers losing sides collect (€280,000). Teams who lost the third qualifier round also received prize money (€480,000) and place in Europa League.

Group Stage Match Winning Bonus & Draw Bonus:The teams who won their group match received (€2.7 million) prize money per match. Uefa Champions League group stage match drawn both teams benefit with (€900k) prize money equally distributed among teams.

All eight teams who lost their round of 16 match received their share of (€9.5 million). The four quarter finalist losing teams will take (€10 million). After runner-ups and winner’s semi finalist losing teams earn most money upto (€12 million).

Champions League Winners Prize Money 2019-20: The winning team prize money currently adjusted €19 million. A fixed amount of tickets revenue shared with clubs who reached final of champions league and also tv rights money where the match telecast. The overall money collected later distributed to both winners and runner-ups. The best a champions league team earn this year is (€82.5 million) that include market pool, tv rights money, tickets revenue and commercial merit money.

In 2014-15 season Juventus completed their champions league journey as runner-ups and earn (€89.1 million) in total which include the share of purse (€30.9). The winner 2014-15 final Barcelona received (€60 million) that include (€36.4 million). Champions League winners prize money 25% more compared to UEFA Euro 2020 prize money winners share.