How much money do FIFA World Cup winners get?
How much prize money will the 2022 World Cup winners get? FIFA confirmed in April 2022 that the Qatar World Cup champions will receive a record $42 million in prize money.
How much is the soccer trophy worth?
The World Cup trophy, specially created by Italian artist Silvio Gazzaniga, is worth an estimated $20 million, according to USA Today. First designed and crafted by Gazzaniga in 1974, the same trophy is awarded to the FIFA World Cup winning team every four years.
Do teams keep 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.