After Argentina won the FIFA World Cup 2022 final, many fans showed up on streets all around the world and erupted in celebration.
Teams that advanced to the quarterfinals of the FIFA World Cup received $17 million each. The total prize money awarded to teams that advanced to round 16 was $13 million. Similar to Morocco, Croatia received $27 million and $25 million correspondingly as prize money.
Argentina defeated France 4-2 on penalties following a 3-3 draw to win the World Cup after 36 long years. Argentina won its third World Cup thanks to two goals from Lionel Messi and a third in the shootout.
Argentina will receive a $42 million cash prize for winning the FIFA World Cup 2022 title on Sunday. France, the second-place team, will collect $30 million in prize money.
The late Argentina great Diego Maradona, with whom Messi was sometimes linked, contributed to the South American nation’s 1986 world championship victory. Maradona accomplished what Messi did 36 years prior.
Of course, in addition to the players’ remuneration, prizes are awarded.
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