The Youth and Sports Minister-designate Isaac Asiamah has revealed that each Black Stars player took home $21,000 after placing fourth at the just ended AFCON in Gabon.
According to Asiamah his amicable dialogue with the players in Gabon saw the slashing of the amount from $42,000 to $21,000 and hopes to continue to save money for the country during his term in office during tournaments.
“We paid for qualification of $15,000 in the group stage and just a win in the quarter final stage. The players took per diems which I don’t know as minister.
The Atwima-Mponua Member of Parliament added “I am confident to turn around things in the coming days.”