Plateau United Football Club of Jos on Sunday defeated visiting Nasarawa United of Lafia 1-0, with the players earning a bonus totalling N2m.
They recorded the victory in a Match Day 15 fixture of the 2022/2023 Nigeria Professional Football League played at the New Zaria Road Stadium in Jos.
Each of the 20 Plateau United players who took part in the match went home with N100,000 each.
This was in fulfillment of a promise before match kick-off by the club’s General Manager, Pius Henwan.
Plateau United’s Technical Adviser, Fidelis Ilechukwu, in his post-match interview acknowledged that Nasarawa United played better than his side.
Nasarawa United’s acting Head Coach, Arkiya’a Abubakar, on his part however rued his side’s chances and inability to get the needed goals.