Home  |  Login  |  FAQ  |  Advertise  |  Services  |  Recommend  |  FeedBack  |  Contact Us  
Home
News

 Other Sections
ACN Ghana 2008
Sports
Finance
Business Directory
Online Forms
Real Estate
Classifieds
Auto
Jobs
Events
Downloads
World Cup 2010
Travel
About Ghana
Our Services
News Headlines
 More
S. Korea's World Cup players receive bonus payments
News Date: 6th July 2010


South Korea's World Cup footballers and coaching staff have been given a total of 4.25 billion won (US$3.5 million) in special bonuses after staging impressive performances in South Africa, the sport's governing body said Monday.

The team progressed to the World Cup's round of 16 for the first time on foreign soil before losing narrowly to Uruguay 2-1. The South Koreans

reached the semifinals at the 2002 World Cup co-hosted with Japan, but had never survived the group round in away games.

Coach Huh Jung-moo, who announced his resignation last week, was paid 300 million won, while captain Park Ji-sung of Manchester United received 170 million won, according to the Korea Football Association (KFA).

The KFA said the 23 footballers on the final roster have been divided into four groups according to their contribution, with the top-rated players, including Park, earning 170 million won.

Players in the second group were given 140 million won, while the third-rated players got 110 million won and the rest had 90 million won.

The KFA did not disclose the detailed list of the groups.


Source: GNA


 More
 Search News
 
 Advanced Search

ADVERTISEMENT
  Latest News Headlines
TMPs Called to Produce Quality Products and Services
AMA boss commended for election as President of Global Mayors
Strike action effecting health and education in Kumasi
MDAs must own Complimentary Basic Education Programme
Russia Allocates 779.4m Roubles to Combat Ebola
Public education facing danger- GNECC
Asia-Pacific celebrates United Nations Day 2014
Install vehicles with tracking systems-DVLA
Upper West Region holds education forum
Stakeholders discuss NHIS benefit packages
 More latest news
 Popular News Items
Gov't secures funding for rehabilitation of Eastern Corridor Road
Airtel Ghana Wins Brand Activation Program Of The Year
Ghana & UK agree to improve conditions in prisons
Regional dialogue pushes for rights-based reform of the agribusiness sector in Southeast Asia
Trade Minister Meets Sector Agencies
Oil, Gas Insurance Placement for the Upstream Sector Launched
EC declares Akufo Addo winner with 94.35per cent
President Mahama speaks about the IMF, Energy
Ghanaian Professor teams up with SA firm to champion Supply chain management in Africa
Airtel Ghana Sets Up Customer Experience Point At Marina Mall

Copyright BusinessGhana. All Rights Reserved.

Legal