Manchester City’s beautiful and record-breaking Premier League title win in Pep Guardiola‘s second season as a supervisor in England earned them virtually £150m in prize money, with official figures launched right this moment exhibiting they’ve pocketed £149,438,654 from central funds alone.
The cash comes primarily from the PL’s big TV offers but in addition consists of Metropolis’s share of the league’s central business earnings. However the way in which during which the PL money is distributed means Metropolis really take house lower than rivals Manchester United, who earn £149,767,145. United obtain extra as a result of they’d two extra dwell TV video games (28 within the UK) than Metropolis (26).
Manchester City had been the second highest earners, adopted by Liverpool (£145,904,609) then Tottenham (£144,446,238).
Liverpool earned greater than Tottenham regardless of ending decrease than Spurs within the desk as a result of they’d extra video games proven dwell on TV within the UK – and extra TV video games means extra money within the funds system.
Chelsea, with £141.7m, and Arsenal, with £142m had been the one different membership incomes greater than £140m. The bottom incomes membership, backside of the desk West Brom, must accept ‘solely’ £94.7m.
The 20 golf equipment between them have break up a staggering £2.42 BILLION this season, from annual Premier League earnings that’s now greater than £3bn a 12 months, the overwhelming majority from TV offers both at house or from abroad.
Metropolis’s cash was made up of £38,625,360 ‘benefit’ money for ending prime of the desk, £30,390,736 in ‘facility charges’ for being proven in 26 dwell TV video games within the UK, plus equal shares of the home TV deal, abroad TV offers and business earnings from the league’s sponsors.
Sky and BT Sport are paying £5.136 billion between them to point out Premier League matches dwell within the UK throughout three seasons from 2016 to 2019 inclusive. Overseas broadcasters all over the world are paying greater than £three billion mixed, on prime, for a similar interval.
The Premier League additionally earns cash from the gross sales of highlights (on Match of the Day), near-live rights, clip rights, and brings in additional sums from business offers. All that money goes into one large pot and the sums introduced right this moment are the eye-watering rewards for the golf equipment.
For 2017-18 each membership will get an ‘equal’ share of simply over £80.4m derived from home TV earnings, abroad earnings and business earnings, with specifics in our accompanying desk.
Each membership then will get one other sum relying on league place, price £1,931,268 per place within the desk. That is really down very barely on final 12 months for causes that aren’t but clear, though the Premier League has paid out extra in ‘parachute’ cash (to relegated golf equipment) this 12 months than 12 months in the past.
A 12 months in the past parachute funds had been £219m break up between eight golf equipment and this time they’re virtually £243m break up between eight golf equipment. Sunderland, Hull and Middlesbrough every get £41.57m this time whereas Aston Villa and Norwich (£34m every) and Cardiff, Fulham and QPR (£16.6m) additionally profit).