The Super Eagles of Nigeria seek qualification on Saturday as they face Zambia in a make or mar game for a ticket to Russia 2018. However, the news making the rounds indicate that the NFF’s new partner, Tropical General Investment have promised that the Man of the Match from the Nigerian side on the day will be rewarded.
The Executive Director of the company, Onyekachi Onu told thenff.com that the award which will be offered, known as the Big Bull Rice Man of the Match award will gift the winner the sum of 1 million Naira, as well as 10 bags of Big Bull Rice which will be donated to any charity the player who emerges winner on the day decides to choose.
“We will make the presentation right there on the pitch at the end of the match. We believe this is something that will motivate the players to perform excellently well and encourage a culture of excellence,” Onubogu said.