Cup showing pays off for Arena

May 31, 2003
NEW YORK -- Leading the United States to its best World Cup finish since 1930 meant big money for U.S. soccer coach Bruce Arena.

Arena made $961,802 in the 12 months ending last Aug. 31, according to a government filing by the U.S. Soccer Federation.

That was up from $605,630 the previous fiscal year, when Arena was coaching the team through the final round of World Cup qualifying, where the Americans went on to earn their fourth straight World Cup berth.


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