Champions League: Why UEFA paid Real Madrid £540,000 after Ronaldo’s hat-trick

Champions League Why UEFA paid Real Madrid £540,000 after Ronaldo’s hat-trick Cristiano Ronaldo’s stunning hat-trick against Atletico Madrid, not only sealed Juventus’ place in the Champions League quarter-finals, it also earned his former club Real Madrid a whopping £540,000, the UK Sun reports. The Portuguese’s performance had major financial implications for his former club, thanks to the methods used by UEFA to divide prize money. Champions League prize money is distributed in accordance with the…

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