The Bayana Bayana will receive the same
salary as their male counterparts as they are
heading to the world cup.
Last year they qualified for their first ever
female world cup, the whole of South
Africans were happy about the success of the
In order to motivate them , some people
think they should earn higher over their male
This will change as for the first time ever the
female team and the make team will earn the
same salary as they will both be heading to
FIFA women’s world cup in France and
AFCON 2019 in Egypt respectively.
SAFA president Danny Jordan said on
Thursday the country is very happy ,and that
it will go a long way to close the gap between
female and male football in the country.
According to Time Live, the players will
receive R320‚000 ($22,000) each if their
teams make it to the Last 16 stage of the
World Cup in France and the Afcon finals in
Egypt, R520‚000 ($36,000) of they are to
reach the quarter-finals‚ R670‚000 ($46,500)
for the semi-finals and R920‚000 ($64,00) if
they win their tournaments.
The football lovers in the country are
celebrating the news ,while some even
debated that female deserves to get higher
pay compare to their male counterparts due
to their overall performance recently.