When there is only one day left before the final of the BetPlay League in between National Athletic y Sports Tolimathe Colombian Football Federation made quite an interesting announcement for both teams. From this tournament, the governing body of national football will award money to the winner of the contest.
In recent years, the Colombian league champion did not receive an economic prize for his sporting achievement. That changes from now on Well, the FCF confirmed that it will give $500,000 to the champion of the BetPlay League.
That’s the way it is, the winner of the final between Nacional and Tolima will receive a prize of just over 2,000 million pesos, an important sum for any Colombian team at a time when the dollar is becoming more and more valuable. (See also: Tolima would lose one of its great figures for the visit to Atlético Nacional)
The FCF indicated that it was capable of delivering this financial prize to the champion because the money It comes directly from the distribution of resources that Conmebol makes with the different national federations that are part of it.
“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 Jesurun Franco, is a part, tending to encourage attractiveness and competitiveness, both continental tournaments and national competitions and that consolidates the announcement made by Conmebol since last December 2021”, specified the governing body of Colombian football.
The first match of the final will be played this Wednesday, at 8:00 pm, at the Atanasio Girardot stadium in Medellín. The return duel, in which the new league champion will be known, is scheduled for Sunday, June 26, at 7:00 p.m.
Kick the two parties, the ticket office is totally soldwhich ensures an exciting show for a final between two teams that in recent years have starred in a rivalry that has given a lot to talk about.