By Abubakar Hassan
The Management of Niger Tornadoes Football Club of Minna has promised N500,000 cash reward for each goal scored against Kano Pillars in the Finals of the 2019 Aiteo Cup.
The Chairman of the Club, Hon. Adamu Aliyu made the disclosure while redeeming the pledge of N1.5 million made to the players before their Semi Finals engagement with Rivers United.
Niger Tornadoes defeated Rivers United 2-1 at the Soccer Temple, Agege in Lagos State to set up a Northern derby finals slated for Wednesday next week at Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna.
The Chairman of the club aslo said a win will earned the team N1 million and additional N500,000 for each goal scored.
“While you are leaving for the Semi finals, the management promised you N1 million if you win the match and the Chief of Staff also promised you N500,000. I want to tell you that the money is here cash. For the finals, you will get half a million for each goal you score. If you score four goals it is N2 million plus additional N1 million for winning the match, totalling N3 million,” said the club Chairman.
He also disclosed that Governor Abubakar Sani Bello would be present at the finals and that he believed the Governor would also reward the team handsomely if they win the finals.