Each player of the home-based Super Eagles will earn about $20,000, if they go all the way and win the ongoing Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) in Morocco.
According to Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) officials, the money is the total payment that has been budgeted to cover the players’ bonuses and allowances.
Each player will paid be $2000 for a win in the group stage and $3,000 each if they win their quarter-final match.
The NFF will pay each player $4,000 for victory in the semi-final and $5,000 if they win the tournament.
They will also be paid $100 daily as camp allowance.
The prize money to the CHAN champions is $1.25 million.