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CAF Inspects Uyo Stadium for Champions League Final

Confederation of African Football (CAF) are in Uyo, the capital of Akwa Ibom to inspect the Godswill Akpabio Stadium as possible venue for the champions league final.

The stadium known as the ‘nest of champions’ is Nigeria’s best and has successfully hosted super eagles matches in the past.

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A CAF delegation began inspection on Saturday according to the senior special assistant on sports to Akwa Ibom state governor, Paul Bassey.

The CAF team on the ground ended the inspection on Sunday and decide if the stadium is befitting for the CAF final.

Should the stadium play host to the final, it will be the first time in more than a decade since any Nigerian pitch has hosted a champions league final.

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