Black Stars' winning bonus shoots up ahead of AFCON clash with Tunisia

Black Stars' winning bonus shoots up ahead of AFCON clash with Tunisia

The Black Stars players have received massive boost ahead of their round of 16 AFCON game against Tunisia on Monday, July 8, 2019.

Black Stars’ players will have their winning bonuses up by 50% to US$ 15,000 if they beat Tunisia.

Per report sighyed by YEN.com.gh on Ghanasoccernet.com, the move is to motivate the Black Stars to reach the quarter-final stage of the tournament.

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Already the each player pocketed US$ 30,000 after progressing from the Group stage after topping the pool including Benin, Guinea-Bissau and Cameroon.

The Black Stars have a better head-to-head record against the Carthage Eagles who emerged runners up in Group with an unconvincing run.

At the 2012 tournament co-hosted by Gabon and Equatorial Guinea, Ghana needed an Andre Ayew goal in extra-time to beat Tunisia 2-1 at the quarter-final stage.

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The official kick off time for the game is 7:00pm Ghana time and 9:00pm Egypt.

The Black Stars will meet Madagascar in the round of 8 should they eliminate Tunisia.

YEN.com.gh previously reported how the Black Stars top Group F with five points ahead of Cameroon and Benin.

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Ghana defeated Guinea-Bissau 2-0 in their last group fixture.

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Source: Yen Ghana

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