* This year’s worldcup is the most watched world cup of all time. 48 percent of the world population(3 billion+) saw the games.
* Russia spent 627 million dollars to host the world Cup(local organising committee)
* Cheapest ticket price for the finals is 110 dollars.
* Luzhniki stadium is the largest stadium.
* Premier league players have the highest appearance (108).
* Manchester City had the most players for the Mundial (16).
* The French team had the highest market value.(1.08billion dollars).
* Joachim low is the highest paid world cup coach. (3.58 million dollars).
* Total prize money for Russia 2018 (791 million dollars).
* For winning the finals, France will be paid 38 million dollars.
* For being runners up, Croatia will be paid 28 million dollars
* Nigeria was paid by FIFA the sum of 8 million dollars for qualifying, plus 1.2 million dollars for pre world cup preparation.
* For every player that participated in Russia 2018, from two weeks to the event, to the next day after they exit, FIFA will pay their clubs, the sum of 8,530 dollars each day. That means, each Super Eagles player earned for their respective clubs 28 X 8530= 238,840 dollars(tax inclusive).
N.B: from May 30 to June 27 (28 days) according to FIFA calculations.