Report claims how much Tottenham Hotspur players will get as bonus for Champions League success

Tottenham Hotspur team celebrate their win following the UEFA Champions League group H match between Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid at Wembley Stadium on November 1, 2017 in London,...

Tottenham Hotspur have progressed to the last-16 stage of the Champions League this season.

Tottenham Hotspur team celebrate their win following the UEFA Champions League group H match between Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid at Wembley Stadium on November 1, 2017 in London,...

According to The Times, the Tottenham Hotspur players will receive a bonus of £2 million to share between them for progressing to the knockout stages of the Champions League.

The 3-1 victory over Real Madrid at the Wembley Stadium in London on Wednesday evening saw Spurs book a place in the last-16 stage of Europe’s premier club competition.

It has also been reported that the Spurs players will receive a total of £7.5m as bonus if they go on to win the Champions League this season.

Harry Kane in discussion with Mauricio Pochettino, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur during the UEFA Champions League group H match between Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid at Wembley Stadium...

Incentive scheme

Tottenham have a struct wage structure, but their bonus scheme in the Champions League appears to be very appealing.

By implementing such a bonus scheme, Spurs chairman Daniel Levy is able to make sure that each and every player gives his best and plays as a team.

Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid beats Hugo Lloris of Tottenham Hotspur and scores his side's first goal during the UEFA Champions League group H match between Tottenham Hotspur and Real...

While it is hard to see Tottenham go all the way in the Champions League, given their performances and results against Madrid both home and away, it would safe to suggest that they do have the quality to progress to the quarter-finals or perhaps even the semi-finals.

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