The Nigeria Football Federation have promised each player of the Flying Eagles the sum of $5,000(five thousand dollars) each for qualifying Nigeria to the FIFA U20 World Cup in Indonesia.
NPFL Updates revealed this development from a report by ScoreNigeria.
The Flying Eagles booked their passage to the U20 World Cup when they won Uganda 1-0 in the quarterfinal of the U20 AFCON in Egypt.
On Monday night, the Junior Eagles failed in their quest to stay on course for a record-extending eighth title when they lost 1-0 to Gambia in the semifinal of the U20 AFCON.
They will now face Tunisia in a third-place match Friday in Cairo.
The draw for the U20 World Cup scheduled for May will be staged on March 31.
The Flying Eagles along with Gambia, Senegal and Tunisia will represent Africa at the FIFA World Cup in Indonesia.