World Cup 2014 news
Iraq banned from playing at home
September 23, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
FIFA wrote to the Iraq Football Association to raise questions over security after a breach of safety regulations in their qualifier with Jordan earlier this month. The crowd appeared well over capacity and there was a power cut during the match, so the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has now banned Iraq from hosting games.
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