Sporting success always comes hand in hand with economic success in soccer. He knows that well Chelsea, that in addition to having conquered his second Champions League This afternoon, you will see that the current account of the club will get fatter than a field pig before a celebration.
This is because UEFA will give him almost 100 million dollars in prizes, thanks to the triumphs obtained during the long road that led the Blues to proclaim champion in Portugal.
In the group stage, he raised $ 18.98 million, which was increased by $ 15.36 million due to the results bonus. Then in the second round he pocketed 11.58 million; in rooms 12.80 million; in semis 14.63 million; and this afternoon, after beating Manchester City, he got 23.16 million. In total, 96.5 million green, which is enough for a couple of kilos of avocado in Chile and even enough to buy bread.
Money that will surely be invested in reinforcing the squad for next season, where coach Thomas Tuchel will have the mission to fight the Champions League again and also to seek the Premier League, which the club has not obtained since they were directed by José Mourinho 2017.
Tuchel indicated after obtaining the title that “I spoke with Roman (Abrahamovic, president of the club) in the field, it was the best time to do it. The problem is that now it can only make what we have done worse,” he joked thinking about the next season . “We still have work to do to close the gap. That’s what I’m here for.”