Africa-Press – Zimbabwe. Financial services giants, FBC Bank have reiterated that they will give US$1 000 to each Warriors player following their 2-1 victory over Guinea at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals underway in Cameroon.
Meanwhile, the Warriors have missed out on houses they had been promised by the back in the event that they became champions of the AFCON tournament. FBC issued a statement following the Warriors win:
Congratulations to the Warriors on the 2 – 1 victory over Guinea!
The team will get a match-winning bonus of US$1,000 per player for the Guinea Match.
FBC had made the pledge on 14 January which Pindula News reported on. Reads the pledge:
FBC today unveiled the “Bring The AFCON Cup Home & Get A House” pledge to the Zimbabwe National Soccer Team.
FBC is excited to have pledged the following to the team should they bring the trophy home:
– Players & coach – each gets a fully built house!
– Medical team – US$10,000 each!
– Winning bonus per game of US$1,000!
Get behind the warriors!
Meanwhile, the Warriors are out of the AFCON following their losses in the first two matches against Senegal and Malawi.