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AIFF withdraws Pune coach's suspension

IANS  |  Bengaluru 

The Football Federation (AIFF) on Saturday revised their interim decision to provisionally suspend coach and instead allowed him to be on the bench for the second leg of their (ISL) semi-final against Bengeluru FC here on Sunday.

"In the interest of fair play and in particular forthcoming semi-final match of FC Pune City, the interim suspension imposed upon Popovic is provisionally withdrawn subject to providing in writing an undertaking that there would be not an iota of indiscipline on the part of Popovic nor there would be any scope of complain against him till the final adjudication of the subject issue following hearing on March 16," said in a statement.

Popovic was suspended by the AIFF's for his comments against referees and match officials.

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First Published: Sat, March 10 2018. 19:42 IST
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