The Warriors stand to receive around close to half a million dollars for competing at next month’s African Cup of Nations in Gabon.

CAF increased the money received by teams participating in the tournament and the changes are effective from January 2017.

Fourth place in the Group will guarantee a national team US $475 000 while the eventual winner will walk away with US $4 million an increase of 166% from the previous US $1,5 million won by the Ivory Coast.

 Prize MONEY
Winner  $ 4 000 000
Runner Up $ 2 000 000
Semi-finalists $1,500 000
Quarterfinals   $800 000
3rd of Group   $575 000
4th of Group    $475 000


The Warriors are the under dogs of Group B which consists of Algeria, Senegal and Tunisia but Pasuwa’s squad are keen to register upsets at the continental show piece. If they do they could be on their way to winning some big money