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Tokyo Verdy on Friday received formal approval from the J. League to continue their business operations and will be promoted from the second division should they finish inside the top three this season.

Cash-strapped Verdy, currently fifth in the table and just six points off an automatic promotion spot, had their operation taken over by the J. League in late June but have been thrown a lifeline after securing new investors.

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