Nigeria’s Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung, has declared that he is optimistic that the Falconets of Nigeria will clinch a quarter final-ticket when the team faces China FIFA Women’s U-20 World Cup on Monday.
The Falconets in their last Group D match only need a draw to advance to the next round.
The minister has promised the team $10,000 if they win their game against China.
The players also received their first winning match bonus of $2,000 each for beating Haiti as promised by the minister as well as daily camp allowances paid till Monday 13th August, 2018.
Dalung said: “I believe that the Falconets have been well motivated for Monday’s game against China and I’ve been assured by the players that they will play out their hearts to get a quarter final ticket.