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FIFA gives extra $300K bonus to football nations

FIFA gives extra $300K bonus to football nations

FIFA is giving each football nation an extra $300,000 as a share of profits from the 2010 World Cup.
FIFA says the payment is in addition to the $250,000 every country gets annually toward its football development and running costs. Brunei is currently suspended and is excluded.
Each of FIFA's six continental confederations gets an extra $2.5 million.
FIFA announced the first bonuses to the 11-nation Oceania confederation at its congress in American Samoa this month.
FIFA also gave bonuses of $250,000 last year which were agreed at its congress on the eve of the World Cup in South Africa.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter stands for re-election on June 1 for a fourth four-year term in office.


Updated : 2021-05-07 13:33 GMT+08:00