How much money is the World Cup 2022?
The 2022 budget takes into account the delivery of competitions and events that will take place in 2022: With a total investment of USD 1,696 million, the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ is the crowning event of the 2019-2022 cycle.
Who keeps the World Cup trophy?
The original trophy remains in FIFA’s possession, while the winning National Association receives a gold-plated replica. A new World Cup trophy will be required for 2042, as the name plaque at the base of the current trophy is designed to be filled up with the names of the 17 champions from 1974 to 2038.
What is the World Cup trophy made of?
Sculptors from seven countries sent in 53 submissions for the new design but eventually, it was commissioned to Italian artist Silvio Gazzaniga. The FIFA World Cup trophy is 36.5 cm tall and is made of 6.175 kg of 18 karats (75%) gold. It has a circular base, 13 cm in diameter, made of two layers of malachite.