Bayern set for CL cashfall

2010-04-28 16:46

Berlin - Bayern Munich are set to make at least 58 million euros for reaching this season's Champions League final as they bid to win the domestic treble.

GALLERY: Lyon v Bayern Munich, semi-final, second leg

Bayern's 3-0 win at Lyon on Tuesday gave them a 4-0 semi-final win on aggregate and means they will receive at least 25.4 million euros from European football's governing body UEFA.

That figure includes 5.2 million euros for reaching the final.

Louis van Gaal-coached Munich will also receive at least 20 million euros for their share of the television rights as around 9.42 million Germans watched Tuesday's game.

Bayern's bosses have said each player will make a bonus of a month and a half's salary is they win the Champions League final against either Barcelona or Inter Milan in Madrid on May 22.

Bayern are the current Bundesliga leaders and face Werder Bremen in the German Cup final on May 15 at Berlin's Olympic Stadium.


  • Steve - 2010-04-28 19:20

    And why did Bayern win? No blacks faces. I rest my case. All those that will now say I'm racist, look at the facts and history.

  • Lerato@Steve - 2010-04-28 20:00

    There is more to life than Race & ethnicity.

  • Mo - 2010-04-29 07:03

    @steve...And why was ET murdered? he hated blacks. I rest my case. All those that will now say i`m racist, look at the facts and history. Oh!! your next..

  • Roderick - 2010-04-29 07:12

    Steve you are such an IDIOT!!!!!!!!!!

  • @steve - 2010-04-29 08:50

    You are a complete idiot.

  • Buddha - 2010-04-29 11:42

    Steve you are a clown mate. Clearly you have no clue what goes into winning a football game........and race has nothing to do with it!!!!

  • BlackChild - 2010-04-29 16:41

    @steve, you such a complete narrow minded idiot of a racist m*****rf*****r. Who is the guy that came in as a substitute in the last minute of the game? Isn't he black???

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