The 2019 Copa Libertadores of America should double its price compared to the current edition. The information was published by the portal on Tuesday UOL, who heard the Brazilian club officials on Monday the last Conmebol meeting in Paraguay.
In 2018, Conmebol promises to pay the champion 11 million dollars (something close to R $ 44 million in the current price schedule) – that amount is twice as high as the Grêmio received for the title of 2017. If you change the amount again doubles It is expected that the South American entity will surpass the R $ 80 million in prize money for the winner of the tournament next year.
A probable agreement between Conmebol and a company in the Middle East for the international broadcast of Libertadores-2019 supports the increase of the prices.
The novelty is seen with good eyes by the Brazilian clubs. First of all, because the valorisation of the South American competition is a long-standing requirement of the Tupiniquins players – the current president of Corinthians, Andrés Sanchez has already threatened to remove Timão from the Libertadores.
A new reason for the Brazilian leaders to celebrate the likely increase in the liberator price is the fact that the 2016 Copa do Brasil tree from the prize to the champion. The $ 67 million that CBF will pay to the winner of the knockout tournament has ensured that the clubs have left the South American competition in the background.
A poll earlier this month in the My time noted the fans' preference for the Brazil Cup, which excluded the long-awaited Libertadores. Through all indications, such a scenario has a tendency to change for the next season …
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