The Champions of England. With two games to play,Chelsea are Premier League champions once again. A well deserved victory recorded by clearly the best team in the Epl this season. But can you guess how much money Chelsea gets for winning the English premier league? The answer is a lot—much more than any English football team in history.
No doubt, the tactician has masterminded an incredible campaign, adjusting to a back three after a tricky start to the season.
Since then, they haven't looked back and have topped the table since early November.
The victorious deserve their reward. But just how much will they pocket from winning the title?
The blues will be the first champions to benefit from the latest TV deal, worth over £8billion to all 20 clubs.
According to the deal, Each club is set to receive over £80million from international TV rights, commercial contracts and the "equal share" payment.
There is even more money for the most live broadcast televised team. A further fee is added based on how many times each side have been shown live on TV this season.
As Champions they are the biggest benefactors of the deal. Chelsea's position as champions will see them net a further windfall of around £40million through a merit payment.
Leicester city who won the title last season pocketed £93million for their efforts when they claimed their incredible success last term but that will be increased by 65 percent for the men from Stamford Bridge.
The Blues placed 10th last season and earned £87.3 million.