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William Ekong celebrates his winning goal for Nigeria against South Africa’s Bafana Bafana in the quarter-final of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Cairo. Photo: Khaled DESOUKI / AFP.

Each Super Eagle will get $17,500 for winning South Africa at the quarter-final of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).

Nigeria saw-off the Bafana Bafana 2-0 on Wednesday in the clash at the 2019 AFCON.

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Villarreal man Samuel Chukwueze scored for the West Africans in the 27th minute but Bongani Zungu’s header in the 71st minute, after a VAR review, pegged back Nigeria.

However, with just one minute to the end of normal time, William Troost-Ekong secured the win for the three-time African champions.

And for the win, every player is entitled to $17,500 which is N6.2 million and will get up to N7.1 million if they win the crown on July 19th.