Hammers to earn over £5m for first Europa League game

20 Sep, 2023
written by Sean Whetstone

West Ham have earned over £3m from UEFA without kicking a ball.  The prize money is paid to all teams reaching the group stage of the Europa League

A group game win is worth £550,000 while draw will earn you over £183,000 with a 40,000-crowd expected to net the Hammers a further £1.6m on Thursday night.

An expected home win would bright the total European money to over £5m over just one game

Europa League Prize money table

Group stage£3.17m
Group stage win£550,037
Group stage draw£183,356
1st in group stage£960,361
2nd in group stage£480,000
Playoff round (knockout)£436,626
Round of 16£1.06m
The Hammers earned around £38m the last time they played in the Europa League after being knocked out in the semi-final by Frankfurt.
West Ham earned £20m in Europa Conference League Prize money for winning the trophy plus another £10m in ticket revenue bringing the total to around £30m.


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