Nigeria’s Super Eagles players have alleged Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, for shortchanging them in the payment of their wining bonus for a Twenty- eighteen FIFA World Cup qualifier.
The team has received the bonus for the three- one home win against Algeria in November courtesy of federal government bailout.
Meanwhile, the players are entitled to five thousand dollars -a-man, but they received a million naira each at the rate of two hundred naira even when a press statement by government clearly spelt out an official rate of three hundred and five naira to dollar.
Thus, each player is due to above One point five million Naira and not a million money the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, paid to each of the player
The total of amount of money for the twenty three players who featured against Algeria in Uyo was thirty- five million naira but the NFF paid them twenty-three million,making twelve million naira from them.