The richest European in history starts with Italy-Turkey. Corriere della Sera has made a balance of the teams that will benefit financially and the quota goes to 331 million euros, 30 million more than in France 2016. Initially it should have been 371 million, but then the pandemic forced organizers to make some cuts and revise the budget. The winner of Euro 2020 will receive 30 million euros, while 9.5 million will be guaranteed to each of the 24 participants in the final stage.
But that is not all. In groups a victory is worth one million euros, while a draw goes to 500 thousand euros. Going to the next round guarantees 1.5 million, 2.5 quarterfinals and 4 million semifinals. While the finalist will come out of this competition with 5 million.
Significant figures, although real business does as always UEFA. In total, it will collect from Euro 2020 the fabulous amount of 2 billion euros, with the objective that of these over 850 million euros are net profit. Precious money that according to Uefas will be used for the revival of European football, and to put the accounts in order.