Lagos - Dream Team coach Samson Siasia and captain John Obi
Mikel has received cheques from Japanese plastic surgeon Katsuya Takasu after
winning the bronze medal at the men’s football event of the Rio 2016 Olympics.
Takasu handed a reward of $390,000 to the Nigerian Olympic
football team in Brazil.
Also read: Rio Olympics: Dream Team beat Honduras to win first medal for Nigeria
The Japanese said $200,000 covers the bonuses and allowances
as promised and the $190,000 is for the bronze medal.
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