U-23 Eagles Get $4,000 Each For AFCON Final Win
By Adeboye Amosu:
Each member of the U-23 Eagles has been rewarded with $4,000 for winning the Africa U-23 Nations Cup title reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
The players Completesportsnigeria.com scooped received their win bonus at the team’s hotel few hours after their 2-1 victory against Algeria on Saturday.
The bonus was paid in dollars and not in the local Nigerian currency (naira) as was speculated in some quarters.
The Eagles prior to the final match were also paid all their outstanding bonuses and allowances.
It was the first time Nigeria will be lifting the title after failing to go past the group stage at the inaugural edition.