Black Stars Players Yet To Receive Winning Bonus – Ghana FA Exco Member Reveals
Nana Oduro Sarfo has confirmed that Black Stars players are yet to receive their winning bonus for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against South Africa and Sao Tome.
Ghana recorded a back to back win against South Africa and Sao Tome in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations doubleheader in November.
However, according to the veteran football administrator, cheques have been issued out to some of the players but have been unable to clear.
The 2021 AFCON doubleheader was played last year November with the Black Stars recording two wins in that fixture.
Five months after the qualifiers, the Berekum Chelsea chief says, there are challenges from the Sports Ministry resulted to some players yet to cash out their money.
“The winning bonuses for the South Africa and Sao Tome bonus have been paid but there is a problem”, he mentioned on Asempa FM on the Ultimate Sports Show.
“The Sports Ministry has a challenge. Checks have been issued but there is a challenge.
“I don’t have the capacity to come and tell the public these challenges. The players have confirmed receiving these cheques but there is a challenge. Some of the players have been able to cash the money and others to haven’t,” he added.
Ghana’s doubleheader against Sudan has been rescheduled to the widespread of coronavirus.