This week the champion of the first semester of Colombian professional soccer will be known. Atlético Nacional and Deportes Tolima will meet for the first star of 2022, a series that will begin this Wednesday, June 22 at 8:00 p.m. at the Atanasio Girardot, while the second leg will be played on Sunday, June 26 at 7:00 p.m. pm at the Manuel Murillo Toro.
The champion of the BetPlay League I-2022 will ensure their participation in the group stage of the Copa Libertadores of the next year and will obtain a place for the BetPlay Super League against the club that establishes itself in the second semester. In addition, it will have an economic prize confirmed by the FCF.
How much does the BetPlay League champion earn?
The Colombian Football Federation reported that the champions of the highest category of the FPCboth in the first and second semesters, They will receive a prize of $500,000.
“The foregoing is the product of the initiatives undertaken by the Council of the South American Football Confederation -CONMEBOL- headed by its president Alejandro Domínguez and of which the president of the FCF, Ramón Jesurún Franco, is a member, tending encourage the attractiveness and competitiveness of both continental tournaments and national competitions and that consolidates the announcement made by CONMEBOL since last December 2021″, indicates the FCF statement.
At the end of the previous year, Conmebol had informed that for this year each Member Association I was going to receive a million dollars that could be divided among the champions of 2022, case that occurs in our country.