November 24, 2014
NYON, Switzerland (AP) - Juventus got the biggest UEFA payment from the 2012-13 Champions League, collecting more than $86.3 million despite losing in the quarterfinals to eventual winner Bayern Munich.
UEFA says Bayern got $77.7 million in prize money and bonuses, edging beaten finalist Borussia Dortmund $71.55 million.
UEFA shared nearly $1.2 billion in group-stage payments to 32 teams.
Juventus was helped by a near-$59.5 million share of Italian broadcast rights.
AC Milan, beaten in the last-16 by Barcelona, collected $67.9 million.
Real Madrid got $63.9 million, Barcelona got $60.1 million and Paris Saint-Germain, received $59.1 million.
Manchester United topped English clubs with $47 million.