FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 Prize Money, Purse, fund Confirmed.
The FIFA has recently announced the financial report for 2018 in which FIFA confirmed the FIFA Women’s World Cup Winners in France will get prize money of $4 million (£3 M / €3.5M), just over 1/10 of the $38 million (£28.8 million/€33.5 million) which the French team received for winning last year's 2018 FIFA World Cup champions.
The Full breakdown of FIFA Women’s World Cup Winners in France purse, prize money is here.
FIFA Women’s World Cup Winners Prize money: $4 million (£3M / €3.5M)
Women’s World Cup Semi-Finalist-Runners-up Prize money: $2.6 million (£1.97M / €2.29M),
Quarter-Finals prizes: $1.45 million (£1.1M / €1.28M).
Last-16 stage prize money: $1 million (£758,000 / €881,000) each;
Remaining eight teams pocket money: $750,000 (£568,500 / €660,750).
Overall prize fund/purse for FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 has been set at $30 million (£22.7 million/€26.4 million), double the $15 million (£11.4 million/€13.2 million) paid out at the last Women’s World Cup in Canada in 2015.
FIFA has also introduced preparation money for the 24 teams who have qualified for the tournament, to be played in June and July.
This will total $11.52 million (£8.73 million/€10.15 million) and be used to support the organization of preparation matches.
An $8.48 million (£6.43M / €7.47M ) club benefits programme is being introduced too, taking the governing body’s overall contribution to the national associations and clubs of participating players to $50 million (£37.9 million/€44 million).
Total prize money at the Russia 2018 men’s World Cup was $400 million (£303 million/€352 million), with even the 16 teams knocked out at the group stage pocketing $8 million (£6 million/€7 million) each.
The new FIFA financial report also reveals that the governing body will invest $16 million (£12.1 million/€14.1 million) in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic football tournaments.