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BLACK STARS TO MOVE FIRST LEG OF WORLD CUP PLAYOFF TO NEUTRAL VENUE

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There are indications that Ghana may move the first leg of their 2022 World Cup playoff against Nigeria to a neutral venue due to the bad state of the Cape Coast Stadium which was initially approved for the game.


There have been doubts about the pitch in Cape Coast after it hosted the countrys 65th Independence Day parade.


Although renovation works have begun on the field, reports revealed there might not be enough time to finish it before the clash.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) filed a petition to the Confederation of African Football (CAF) on the bad state of the pitch last week and a CAF/FIFA inspection delegation is now in Ghana to follow up on this.

Written by: Oluwapelumi Tutugbuwa

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