Black Princesses gets $1000 as reward for World Cup qualification

Published on: 08 February 2018

The government will reward players of the Black Princesses $1000 each for qualifying the 2018 Women's U-20 World Cup.

The package is expected to be delivered on Friday along with their bonus arrears of $2000 for previous matches.

The Princesses qualified for a 5th consecutive appearance at the biennial event after beating Cameroon 3-0 at the Cape Coast stadium to complete a 4-1 aggregate victory.

Yussif Basigi's team had earlier dispatched Algeria and Kenya with a 20-1 aggregate rout over both nations.

The government has described the reward to the team as “special package”.

The 2018 U-20 Women's World Cup will be held from 5-24 August 2018 in France.