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Manchester City top World Cup player pay-out table

AFP  |  Paris 

Manchester City received more money from than any other club from their players' participation at the 2018 World Cup, the (ECA) said on Tuesday.

World football's governing body gave the champions just over USD 5 million (4.4 million euros) in reference to their 16 players selected for their national team for the tournament and the number of days each individual was in

winners Real Madrid earned USD 4.8m and Chelsea and Manchester United both gained more than USD 3.6m.

Elsewhere in Europe, Paris Saint-Germain received USD 3.9 m for their 12 players, champions Juventus USD 3m and title holders Bayern Munich USD 2.7m. The competition organisers paid USD 209m to a total of 416 clubs worldwide.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, December 05 2018. 10:05 IST