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Bavaria already has 74 million euros in premiums for it – Transgaming

by: Adam Smith


Record champions Bayern Munich have already secured € 74.19 million in Champions League prizes after the 16th round with a perfect preliminary round balance.

For the six wins from six group matches, Munich will receive an additional € 16.2 million after the € 15.25 million start bonus and an additional € 9.5 million for the Round of 16 qualifier.

The biggest revenue item, however, is EUR 33.24 million for placement in the club coefficient ranking of the European Football Union (UEFA): Bayern Munich receives 30 third party shares of EUR 1,108 million.

The other German participants also made a lot of money. Before Round 16, Borussia Dortmund comes to 59.23 million euros and RB Leipzig to 40.19 million euros. Bayer Leverkusen ended the Champions League season with € 37.27 million. In total, the Bundesliga teams earned € 210.88 million.

At the end of the season in the premiere, another rain of money awaits the Bundesliga quartet in the summer: distributions from the TV pool will result in another million.

Champions League: distribution of previous awards for German clubs

Start Bonus: EUR 15.25 million

Bonus per win: 2.7 million euros

Bonus per tie: 900 000 euros

Knockout round qualifier: 9.5 million euros

Coefficient ranking: 1 share = 1,108 million euros

Champions League: The former earnings of the German clubs

club Revenue (in millions of euros)
FC Bayern 74.19
Borussia Dortmund 59.23
RB Leipzig 40.19
Bayer Leverkusen 37.27