The Nigeria National League will now have to take a decision on the team to be promoted from division b2 after gateway fc refused to play their final game of the season at abs FC, citing inadequate security.
Both teams are gunning for promotion to the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) as they are tied on 21 points, so too crown fc.
Abs general manager alloy Chukwuemeka said adequate security was provided for this game contrary to the alarm raised by the visiting team.
Ogun state sports commissioner Afolabi Afuape disagreed, arguing that the result of the game had already been pre-determined and that security was not adequate for a big lie this.
NFF executive committee member Ibrahim Gusau said the rules governing the game will be fully applied in this situation.