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FIFA Women’s World Cup: Super Falcons to earn $2 Million



Super Falcons Coach Thomas Dennerby is eyeing a whopping $2million, about N614million if the team get to the semifinal stage of the FIFA Women’s World Cup final in France.

Dennerby has pledged to take the 9th times African Champions beyond the quarterfinal stage at next month’s Women’s World Cup.

Dennerby has said that the team target is to play in the semifinals of the tournament and if everything goes according to his plans, the Nigeria Super Falcons will smile home with $2million for playing in the semifinals and can earn $400,000 more if they emerge third best team in the competition.

A statement from FIFA headquarters in Switzerland states that the winner of the tournament will go home with $4 million while the runner up will earn $2.6 million.

The Semi finalists will earn $1.6 to $2 million, quarter finalists $1.45 and round of 16 teams $1million.

The eight teams that drop in first round will pockets $750,000 as participation fee.

Nigeria’s Super Falcons who has took part in all previous FIFA world cup are grouped in group A alongside host France, Korea Republic and Norway.

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