Daily Trust (Abuja)

27 January 2013

Nigeria/South Africa: Eagles Miss Amaechi's U.S.$100,000 Largesse

Nelspruit — Members of the Super Eagles team to the ongoing 2013 Africa Cup of Nations fiesta here on Friday missed the $100, 000 largesse promised them by the Presidential taskforce Chairman, Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State.

Amaechi on Friday morning promised to give the team the sum of $100,000 to the team if they go ahead and win their second group C match against Zambia.

But unfortunately for the country, the players gave away a 59 minutes lead to end the game 1-1

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