Asaba told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that their absence at the football fiesta in November would discourage the players from participating in the sport and would make them to return to reckless lifestyle.
“Our non-participation in this World Cup will really cause the down fall of amputee football in Nigeria because I know there will be problems. [eap_ad_2] “Look at these boys; they are going back to the streets because they have nothing to live on.
He said that the amputee footballers were no longer engaged in regular training sessions as a result of the development.
Asaba also told NAN that NAFF was also sanctioned for the non-payment of its annual affiliation fee, a major pre-requisite for participating in the World Cup. (NAN)[eap_ad_3]