Prime Minister Hun Sen promises to reward Cambodia national team with $50,000

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2016 AFF Suzuki Cup Qualification Round Cambodia vs Laos 15 October 2016

Prime Minister has announced his intention to reward the national team with $50,000 in the event of further wins against Brunei and Timor-Leste, which the Kouprey Blue will face this week.

The Prime Minister, who is a well-known sports fan, also offered congratulations to the team and coach on his official Facebook page.

Previously, Cambodia got their AFF Suzuki Cup 2016 qualification bid off to a perfect start as goals from Prak Mony Udom and Chhin Chhoeun handed coach Lee Tae-hoon’s men a 2-1 win over rivals Laos.

This is not the first time Prime Minister Hun Sen offer a reward for the Cambodia national team. Several weeks ago, the Prime Minister also rewarded each player and coach with $1,000 for winning a friendly match against Sri Lanka.