So much can Malmö FF and AIK earn in the Europa League
AIK faces a double meeting with Celtic. Malmö FF meets Israeli Bnei Yehuda. If the Swedish teams move further, group games await in the Europa League and at least SEK 31 million at the bank.
The teams entering the group stage are guaranteed € 2.92 million in prize money from Uefa. The equivalent of SEK 31.3 million in today's monetary value.
At present, AIK has recorded just over SEK 10 million and Malmö FF just over SEK 8 million. If you fail to move on from the play-off round, you will receive a consolation prize in the form of SEK 3.2 million.Money from three different pots
The teams that deal with group games can also count on a supplement of at least SEK 4 million extra from the so-called "market pool". Exactly how much money comes from it is only decided after the draw of the group play as higher ranked teams generate more money. In addition, the teams with higher Uefa coefficient receive more money than those with lower.The results affect Sweden's league rankings
There, Malmö is the Swedish team that is ranked highest as it is the team's result in Europe during the past five seasons that is recording.
Swedish successes also generate points in the league rankings. Sweden is currently ranked 22nd out of Uefa's 55 member countries. It affects the number of teams from each league that gets the chance in Europe.Million rain in the playoffs
Each win in the group play gives the equivalent of SEK 6.1 million and a pending match just over SEK 2 million.
Group winners receive a bonus of SEK 11.7 million and group winners SEK 5.6 million. If you have succeeded in this, you are qualified for the sixteenth finals and can count in an additional SEK 5.6 million. Then each advancement continues to give bigger and bigger prize money to culminate in the finals.
A final place gives SEK 48 million and the team that wins is rewarded with another 43 million.