Ghana want playoff moved from Cairo

October 8, 2013
By ESPN Staff

Ghana want a neutral venue for next month's crucial World Cup playoff against Egypt, as they believe it is too dangerous to play in Cairo.

The Ghana Football Federation said in a letter to FIFA that the venue should be changed because of the "alarming and fast deteriorating security situation in Egypt."

At least 51 people were killed in riots in Cairo last weekend linked to the ousting of elected state president Mohammed ...

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