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Widodo to set up team to find way of lifting Indonesia ban

November 2, 2015

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian President Joko Widodo says he will set up a team to investigate how to lift the country’s FIFA suspension.

Widodo met with delegates from FIFA and the Asian Football Confederation on Monday to discuss the sanction imposed in May citing government interference with the Indonesian soccer association.

A FIFA ban prevents national and club teams from taking part in international matches.

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