FIFA Lists 5 Candidates For Presidency Election

FIFA Lists 5 Candidates For Presidency Election

By Pius Godsday | Politics Reporter on January 26, 2016

FIFA’s ad-hoc Electoral Committee has formally admitted five candidates to stand for the presidency of soccer’s global governing body at an election on Febuary 26, 2016.

Their names are Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan, Sheik Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa of Bahrain and Jerome Champagne of France.

Gianni Infantino of Italy and Switzerland and Tokyo Sexwale of South Africa are among the approved candidates, it said in a statement.

There are five formally admitted candidates.


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