Minister of Sports Emmanuel Mulenga disclosed that government had approved $3, 500 as winning bonus for national team players in the 2021 Africa Cup qualifier against Algeria.
The Minister was speaking at launch of the new Kopa kit last night in Lusaka.
Hon Mulenga said the winning bonus due to austerity measures had been reduced to $1, 500 but now the players shall receive $3, 500 each in case of a win against Algeria.
And FAZ president Andrew Kamanga said Chipolopolo fans should embrace the Kopa innovation which was designed in Zambia for the development of the game.
Meanwhile, Kamanga has said FAZ shall also offer incentives to the national team to boost morale ahead of the qualifiers.