Antoine Griezmann and Paul Pogba in training with the France team on 22 March 2018. – FRANCK FIFE / AFP
No automatic reward. According to RMC, always knowledgeable about the Blues , the players retained by Didier Deschamps for the World Cup in Russia next summer will receive no bonus if they are eliminated before the quarter-finals, the minimum goal set by the French Football Federation.
?? #French team ?The big bonuses that the Blues will receive for the #fifaworldcup_fr (30% of what FIFA will pay the FFF): – victory: 400,000 euros – final: 300,000 euros – 3rd place: 240,000 euros – 4th place: 220,000 euros – quarter-finals: 175,000 euros pic.twitter.com/0Ibgbtofh3 – Zonemixte.fr (@zonemixteFr) April 20, 2018
Given that France should leave chickens without too much trouble if it evolves at its level (Peru, Australia, Denmark), the tipping point will be in the 8th finals when it will be necessary to get rid of Argentina, Croatia , from Iceland or Nigeria, four dangerous opponents from different points of view. From the quarterfinals, French players will receive 30% of the amount allocated by Fifa to the French delegation. The sum could go up to 400,000 euros in case of final victory. It’s worth it, anyway.