UEFA Champions League
Clubs that make it to the last 16 stage of this season’s UEFA Champions League are set to get £8million each for their efforts according to the Daily Star.
Naija News understands the amount will be paid to each of the 16 clubs that make it to the stage of the European competition.
After Tuesday’s round of matches, 14 teams have already booked their places in the Champions League Round of 16 stages.
They are: Chelsea, Liverpool, Napoli, Borussia Dortmund, Valencia, PSG, Bayern Munich, Manchester City, Juventus, Barcelona, RB Leipzig, Valencia, Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid.
Chelsea confirmed their place in the last 16 stage of the competition after defeating Lille 2-1 in their final Champions League group stage encounter on Tuesday night at Stamford Bridge while Liverpool also qualified after beating Red Bull Salzburg 2-0.
Atletico Madrid, Leverkusen, Dinamo Zagreb, Atlanta, Shakhtar Donetsk are still in contention to qualify and complete the list of teams that will make the round of 16.
The final two teams will be confirmed after the round of matches on Wednesday.