The Federation of International Football Association,FIFA has expressed satisfaction with the state of facilities at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba.
Head of FIFA inspection team, Kaj Heyral, expressed the feeling at a news conference on Wednesday in Asaba, shortly after the team had inspected facilities at the stadium.
Nigeria is bidding to host the 2020 FIFA U-20 Women World Cup and the Stephen Keshi Stadium has been designated as one of the host centres.
Also speaking, Nigeria’s Bid Coordinator, Mainasara Illoh, said the stadium was one of the stadia to host the tournament if FIFA approved Nigeria’s bid.
Also, the President of Nigeria Football Federation,NFF, Amaju Pinnick, described the stadium as a fantastic facility.
He said the facilities at the stadium were capable of hosting a major tournament.