The Nierian Football Federation made it double joy for players and officials of Super Falcons Wednesday when they paid the team two match bonuses and allowances soon after their 4-0 victory over Zambia’s Shepolopolo in the African Women’s Cup of Nations in Ghana.
The team was paid the bonus for the win over Zambia and that of the qualifier against Gambia in Bantu, as well as their camping allowances in Abidjan and in the Gambia.
The home leg win over Gambia will be paid to the team in local currency on their return from AWCON tournament.
A breakdown showed that a total of $289,650 was doled to the team soon after the victory over Zambia on Wednesday.
The 21 players got over $126,000 as bonuses, with each pocketing $6,000 from the two games. The players also shared $29,000 as allowances for Gambia match and Abidjan camp.
The team will face Equatorial Guinea on Saturday in their final group game.