COLOMBO (NewsRadio); FIFA has suspended the Football Federation of Sri Lanka with effect from 21st of January.
According to the letter directed by FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura, the suension will remain in place until further notice.
FIFA in December issued red notice on local football authorities, raising concerns over the electoral roadmap of the Football Federation of Sri Lanka.
The FIFA Secretary said the Football Federation of Sri Lanka is suspended in accordance with article 16 of the FIFA Statutes.
Accordingly, local authorities and clubs will not be allowed to take part in competitions organized by FIFA.