Football is one of the coolest games to play and interesting topic to talk about. How does team earn money? Who are their sponsors? Find out right now!
Money means everything in football. Fans always wonder how football teams make money. The cost of players, the sale of tickets for the matches, advertising and much more – this is the answer. It is like an entertaining industry, that has a huge number of fans and that’s why there is always lot of money.
Football players get the excellent earnings. It may seem that this job is very easy. But you must understand that no easy job is high-paid. Besides the matches players train a lot, have problems with their health and always have an extremely strict schedule.
How do football clubs make money?
There are different ways to make money playing football. Also it depends on the popularity of the team and its sponsors. Of course, football has become a some kind of business for some people. It influences the gamers’ salaries. These are the top factors of the team profitability:
Type of football. Do not forget that there is also a mini football. But this sport is not as popular as the big football, it does not gather the huge stadiums, and the salaries the players get are much lower.
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Division. In addition to the national and league teams, the games that we love to watch the most, there are the lower divisions. For example, in England there are the 5th, 6th and 7th divisions. And of course, the sportsman’s salary (if he plays for the team from the lower division) is significantly lower than the salary of one from the national team. Premier League gives great opportunities and increases their profits. But there is also a get responsibility. Athletes need to gain the experience and win the all the matches.
Club. Every football club gives different rewards to its players for the match - it all depends on the outcome of the game, ‘achievements’ of a particular player and the generosity of the owner of the club.
Conditions of the contract. Sometimes enticing the players from the other football clubs, owners offer them extremely different conditions. Wanting to get the world-famous player to their club, owners offer him the big fees. And in addition to the standard wage in the contract, there is often some ‘bonuses’ for the goal, for the time spent on the field or the number of attacks carried out.
Additional activities. The average player’s salary increases significantly if, in addition to football, he has some ‘accompanying’ activities - advertising, for example. Global brands pay millions of dollars and euros to the famous football players, because they will participate in their commercials.
And, of course, the main factor influences the wage of an athlete is the level of his skills. In some countries, football is not just a sport. This is a special philosophy and lifestyle. And that’s why good players are always well-paid there.
How much money does Nigerian football player get?
While the world is playing their favorite game, Nigerian teams don’t fall behind. There are a lot of successful and profitable teams in Nigeria. The players with the best skills sometimes get up to hundred thousands of dollars. Especially if this sportsman plays in the national team.
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