• CAF increases AFCON prize money to $4m

    CAF increases AFCON prize money to $4m

    The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has announced a significant 166 percent improvement in prize money for its flagship competition, the Africa Cup of Nations, as well as other competitions in its kitty.

    From 2017, the winner of the AFCON title in Gabon will take home $4 million, a significant increase on the previous $1.5m prize money.

    This comes as part of the new deal that CAF reached with French multinational oil group Total in July which allowed the petroleum giant to […]