They were hosted yesteday Sunday November 10,2013 by President Jonathan in Aso rock and the Presidents large heart allegedly doled out N2m to each player as Appreciation.
Players: 2million naira each
Chief Coach: 3million naira
Assistants: 2.5million naira
Team Doctor(s): 500 thousand naira
Physiotherapist: 500 thousand naira
Team Secrertary: 500 thousand naira
Technical Officer: 300 thousand naira
Team Coordinator: 300 thousand naira
Media Officer: 300 thousand naira
Curator: 300 thousand naira
The players and key members of the supporters club will equally be given national honours at a later date.
President Jonathan appealed to state and local governments as well as individual and corporate organisations to also honour the players.