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FA Cup prize money: How much Leicester City have made after beating Chelsea in final

Leicester City secured a formidable victory over Chelsea to reign supreme in the FA Cup.

Youri Tielemans fired house an excellent second-half strike to seal the win for the Foxes as Wembley welcomed 21,000 followers into the nationwide stadium.

Both groups cancelled one another out in the primary half however the Belgian rising star introduced the sport to life with a shocking opener after the break.

Chelsea rallied as they seemed for an equaliser and so they virtually acquired it when Ben Chilwell’s aim was controversially dominated out by VAR.

Leicester have a chunk of silverware to take pleasure in, their first ever FA Cup in the membership’s historical past, but additionally a pleasant monetary windfall to associate with it.

The whole prize fund for the FA Cup is £15.9 million which is distributed amongst all 188 groups that entered the competitors.

Obviously, the additional you go in the match, the extra money you make, however how much precisely did Chelsea and Leicester earn?

Here’s how much each groups raked in from the final and the match as an entire.




How much did Leicester make?

Leicester City fairly much doubled their whole prize money by profitable the final. Brendan Rodgers’ males pocked a lump sum of £1.8million which brings their whole earned in the competitors to £3.4 million.

How much did Chelsea make?

As crushed finalists, Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea acquired £900k taking their whole prize money to £2.4 million.

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