The FIFA World Cup 2022 is over, as Argentina defeated France to claim victory. Here is a quick recap of the prize money and budget.
For this World Cup, FIFA allocated $440 million in prize money for the teams based on their performance throughout the event.
Argentina and France competed in the 2022 FIFA World Cup final at Lusail Stadium, Qatar, with a total prize pool of $72 million.
FIFA 2022 winner, Argentina for this year, received a sum of $42 million. For 2018, the winner (France) got $38 million in prize money.
France as a runner-up gets $30 million in prize-money in FIFA 2022 which is $12 million lower than the winning team.
FIFA Women's World Cup 2023 has been allocated with just $60 million which is way lower than $440 million of the men's league.