Ghana wants FIFA meeting over Cairo security plans

Ghana sports minister Elvis Afriyie Ankrah has expressed concern over the safety of his players ahead of the Black Stars' World Cup qualifying playoff second leg bout with Egypt in Cairo.

The Confederation of African Football also has allowed Egyptian club Al Ahly to host South Africa's Orlando Pirates in the second leg of their African Champions League final at the same stadium this weekend, a possible trial run for the Egypt-Ghana match. Those teams are tied 1-1 on aggregate in Africa's biggest club tournament.

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