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Nigeria free to play football as FIFA lifts ban

18 July 2014, 16:42

Abuja - The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) had a ban imposed by world football governing body FIFA, lifted on Friday, reports Kick Off Nigeria.

FIFA banned the NFF since 9 July because they felt NFF president Aminu Maigari and the Executive Committee were not properly running the organisation. Nigeria were barred from all international football, but with today's decision, it means the Falconets, the U-20 Women's team can travel to Canada ahead of the World Cup next month.

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