Every year, 32 teams are qualified for UCL 2022. After group stages, Only the top 16 were able to reach knock-out stages. So, each team before the start of UCL 2022 had an equal chance to earn a maximum amount of €85.1 Million in prize money. On top of that, an additional amount through TV pool money, and Coefficient-based payments will be awarded separately.
Out of the remaining 16 teams, Manchester United Champions League Earnings will depend on how far the club proceeds In the tournament. The three-time Champions League winner had a very shaky start. Dismissal of Ole, and the newly appointed manager style of play make the thing shaky. However, they turned the tables in their favor. Manage to top the group with 3 wins.
So, if United keeps the momentum continue from now on, How much will the club generate in revenue? To find the answers let’s see the Manchester United Champions League Earnings breakdown.
Manchester United Champions League Earnings
Through group stage qualification and performance-based fees, United has already been able to generate €25.7 million. (€9.9 million from 3 wins & 2 draw+ €15.8 million bonus).
Total Manchester United Champions League Earnings for 2021-22 competition is based on match fees, group victories, base fees, TV Pool Money, and 10 Years Coefficient ranking. Club’s potential earnings are reported below.
Winning the Champions League 2022 | if Manchester United wins this year champions league, club financial revenue distribution as winners will be:
- Reaching the group stage: €15.8 million
- In the groups:€2.7m per win and €900K per draw. United had 3 wins & 2 Draws that will earn them €9.9 million
- Reaching the round of 16: €9.5m
- Into the quarter-finals: €10.5m
- Reaching the semi-finals: €12m
- Reaching the final: €15m
- Winning the Champions League: €4m euros + 3.5m euros for reaching the UEFA Super Cup.
So if United wins, it will earn €80.2 million maximum. However, this is only the champions league prize money, it excludes the TV Market Pool and 10 Years Coefficient bonus.
TV Market Pool | Manchester United has the second bigger TV pool value for the English team after Manchester City. The estimated money Club will get from the tv market pool is €19.2 million. Complete details will follow up at the end of the competition.
Coefficient-based Ranking | UEFA distributes €600.6 million among qualified UCL clubs. It will be awarded based on the club’s last 10 years European record. Currently, Manchester United stands on 9th in the UEFA Coefficient-based Ranking. Club will earn €25.2million this season after the covid deduction rule.
Manchester United Total Earnings | Red devil’s total earnings at the end of the UCL campaign if they win will be €124.6 million including the TV Market Pool, UEFA Super Cup Qualification, and 10 Years Coefficient bonus.
Summary of Club’s Earnings throughout league
|Reaching the group stage||€15.8m|
|Through the group Stage||€6.3m|
|Reaching the final||€15m|
|Winning the Final||€4m|
|Reaching UEFA Super Cup||€3.5m|
|IF Finished as Runner-up||€15.5m|
|IF Ended as Semi-Finalist||€12.5m|
|TV Market Pool Money||€19.2 m|
|10 Year Coefficient Money||€25.2m|
Finished as Runner-Up in UCL 2022 Due to Cristiano Clinch’s time goal against Villareal in both matches, earning them 1st place in the group. They reached the RO16 with flying colors. However, since the departure of Ole, clubs are not performing well in the league.
If United reaches the final and somehow can not manage to win the final match, the earnings impact will be €7.5 million. The club will generate €117.1m including all tv money, group victories, and 10 Years Coefficient bonus.