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Leicester City record massive earnings from UEFA Champions League

Leicester City v Sevilla FC - UEFA Champions League Round of 16: Second Leg

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: Wes Morgan (L) of Leicester City celebrates scoring the opening goal with his team mates Shinji Okazaki (C) and Riyad Mahrez (R) during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Leicester City and Sevilla FC at The King Power Stadium on March 14, 2017 in Leicester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Etsuo Hara/Getty Images)

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Leicester City’s UEFA Champions League campaign may have ended without a trophy, but the Premier League side pipped the European champions in the bank account.

UEFA announced on Friday that Leicester City earned $96,167,125 during the Champions League run that ended in the quarterfinals, the farthest of any Premier League club. Real Madrid, the back-to-back champions, earned a slightly less $95,385,679. Much of the difference comes from TV rights deals in England, which pays out more to teams compared to the TV rights deal in Spain.

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Juventus, the Italian giant, earned the most of any club in last year’s Champions League, making a whopping $129,965,357, mostly thanks to the TV rights again.