As we’re halfway through the group stages, we have taken a look at the amount of money each team receives depending on what stage they finish at.
FIFA will pay out an amazing $791m in combined incentives for the 2018 World Cup. That figure includes $400m for the national teams and an additional $391m for the various soccer clubs contributing their employees (the players) to the tournament.
The difference between the total prize money given between 1982 and 2018 currently sits at $771million.
Check out what teams get depending on where they finish below and on the next few pages…
For the teams that fail to qualify from the group stages, they receive $8million each, which is 32% of the total prize pot.
Take a look at how much those who finish 9th-16th and 5th-9th places and the rest get on prize money on the next few pages.