Revenue from TV Rights

The FIFA World Cup is the biggest sporting event on earth, so naturally, its broadcast rights are also extremely lucrative. The sale of broadcasting and streaming rights for the quadrennial tournament is a massive money-making opportunity for FIFA, and in recent years the organization has brought in more revenue from these sources than ever before. The value of broadcasting and streaming rights for each edition of the World Cup has been steadily increasing. These articles take an in-depth look at where broadcast rights revenue comes from and how much each market contributes.