Copa Del Rey Prize Money 2020
Spanish FA has confirmed the prize money for the 2020 Copa Del Rey and 2020 winners of will pocket around €1 million. The team who comes second, aka runners up of the Copa Del Rey Prize Money get €600,000 in prize money.
2020 Spanish Kings Cup Football Prize Money
Spanish Kings Cup has very little money on who gets how much prize money. In fact except for the winner and the finalist we do not really know for sure who earns how much from playing the Copa Del Rey.
- Winners: (£1 million In prize money) + tv revenue and gate receipts
- Runner-ups:(£600,000 in prize money) + tv revenue and gate receipts
Here is how the prize money in Copa Del Rey is distributed starting from the qualifying preliminary rounds to all the way till final. Statistics below shows way most of premier league clubs don’t bother turning up for the Copa Del Rey.
Copa Del Rey 2020 Prize Money Breakdown Round by Round
Unfortunately for the fans, the Copa Del Rey prize money seekers, we will not be able to give this break down. However, the FA Cup is in practice, culture, history and the funding is pretty similar to that of the FA Cup. Hence, if you want a close about idea of what the teams in Copa earn, you can check the FA Cup break down! Remember, the FA is slightly higher up in terms of finances so the teams in Copa will be earning a little less – but not too much less.
So what happens in the FA Cup prize money break down – Starting with the very early qualification rounds FA award a certain amount of money to winners of each round. There are two preliminary rounds, 4 qualifying rounds, 6 FA Cup proper rounds plus semifinal and final each year and following tables show how much money is awarded to teams for winning ties in each round.
2020 Copa Del Rey prize money for each round
|1st Preliminary Round||184||£1,500|
|2nd Preliminary Round||160||£1,925|
|1st Qualifying Round||116||£3,000|
|2nd Qualifying Round||80||£4,500|
|3rd Qualifying Round||40||£7,500|
|4th Qualifying Round||32||£12,500|
|Copa Del Rey – Round 1||40||£18,000|
|Copa Del Rey – Round 2||20||£27,000|
|Copa Del Rey – Round 3||32||£67,500|
|Copa Del Rey – Round 4||16||£90,000|
|Copa Del Rey – Round 5||8||£180,000|
|Copa Del Rey – Round 6||4||£360,000|
How much Copa Del Rey is worth?
As far as top Spanish teams are concerned winning Copa Del Rey only means prestige and honor because for top La Liga teams the prize money and financial rewards of playing or Winning Copa Del Rey is just a change compared to what they make in the league or champions league.
For example Barcelona won the Copa Del Rey two years ago and they made around £2.2 million from their Copa Del Rey win but compared that to their Spanish League (£93million) or Champions League (£25million) earnings and you will see Copa Del Rey financial rewards are just a change for the clubs.
Having said that Copa Del Rey represents huge financial possibilities for clubs in lower leagues. So Copa Del Rey represent a good value for money as far as lower league teams are concerned.
Copa Del Rey Television Fees Breakdown
Clubs are awarded a certain fee for every time their match is broadcasted live in Spain However, yet again no details for this has been revealed.
Gate Receipt Revenue Share
Spanish FA has installed a good system where both home and away teams for every tie of Copa Del Rey get 45% of gate receipt revenue each. So if a lower league team hit a jackpot and they are drawn against a top league side away they make more money from that away game than their entire season (or in some cases several season.
It pretty much happens as same as in the English FA Cup where big teams play small teams as well. A good example would be when Cambridge United took United to a replay at Old Trafford, although they lost the game 3-0 but they earned a massive fortune with 45% share of gate receipt which was reportedly around £1.2 million.