South African soccer body ready to talk about World Cup bonus plan

21:03, May 21, 2010      

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The South African Football Association (SAFA) said on Friday it was ready to negotiate bonus payments with the national team, Bafana Bafana, if they impress at the World Cup to be held from June 11 to July 11 on home soil.

SAFA chief executive Leslie Sedibe told Sports 24 on Friday that his organization has a proposal for the committee of players representing Bafana Bafana to mull over.

The players' committee includes captain Aaron Mokoena, MacBeth Sibaya, Matthew Booth, Steven Pienaar and Rowen Fernandez.

"In terms of the framework we are ready. The proposal is there and ready. The players were waiting for Aaron, MacBeth and Steven to arrive before negotiations could proceed," said Sedibe.

Source: Xinhua

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