President Akufo-Addo splashes $350k reward on Black Satellites
Ghana President Akufo-Addo has announced a $350,000 cash reward for the Black Satellites team for coming out tops in the recently held Africa U-20 Cup 2021 of Nations held in Mauritania.
The president met the players, technical team, and management team in the early hours of Tuesday at the Jubilee House in Accra to officially congratulate them on their success.
The U-20 team won the trophy for the fourth time in their history following 2-0 wins over debutants Uganda on the country’s 64th birthday.
Akufo-Addo announced that each team member will receive $10,000 but in the meantime, an amount of $5,000 will be disbursed to them.
The president of the land appreciated four outstanding members coach Karim Zito, captain Daniel Afriyie, Ibrahim Danland(best goalkeeper), Fatawu Isshaku(best player) with a tune of $5,000.