The Premier League distributed £1.6 billion among the all 20 Clubs of Top Flight of English Football for season 2014-15 as part of Prize Money. The Premier League Champions Chelsea pocket nearly £99 million for the season 2014-15, which is record money received by any team during a single campaign. While the Queens Park Rangers who finished bottom of the table were handed £64.8 million.
How Premier League Prize Money is Awarded:
- Each Premier Club gets the equal share of TV Rights revenue which includes both domestic and overseas television deals.
- All twenty teams are awarded an equal share of centralized sponsors.
- Extra money is distributed to all teams based on the League position and number of games shown live on TV in the United Kingdom.
Premier League Prize Money 2014-15 Breakdown:
Here is the complete breakdown of prize money distributed among the 20 Clubs of Premier League:
TV Rights Share: Each Premier side awarded equal share as part of television rights; £54.1 million in total, £21.96 million from domestic TV rights and £27.57 million from overseas TV rights+ £4.39 million from centralized sponsors.
Prize Money on the basis of League Position: £1,236,083 for the team which finished bottom of the table and will be added to each raising position. Champions Chelsea pocket £24.7.
Additional Money: It depends on a number of times team match shown live on TV in the United Kingdom if the team have 10 live matches £8.75 million are being paid, Manchester United 27 matches are shown live more than another Club in Premier League and being awarded £21.47 million in total.
Premier League Prize distribution among 20 Clubs:
The total Prize money £1.6 billion a year is divided into three parts;
- One part active deal of season of from total three seasons.
- Total money from domestic TV rights £5.19 billion from 2013 to 2016.
- Total money from overseas TV rights £2 billion from 2013 to 2016.
Premier League Prize Money 2015-
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