Soccer-FIFA to investigate Liberia over ineligible player (Reuters)

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BERNE, Sept 19 (Reuters) – Liberia have become the latest African team to be investigated for allegedly fielding an ineligible player in a World Cup qualifier. Soccer’s governing body FIFA said on Thursday it had opened disciplinary proceedings against Liberia over an unnamed player who took part in the African Group J tie against Angola on Sept. 7. Angola won 4-1 and the outcome of the group will not be affected as they finished five points behind winners Senegal. Liberia were bottom on four points. …

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