The Executive Committee of the African football Confederation has decided to support on elections of the FIFA President, the head of the Asian football Confederation Sheikh Salman bin Ibrahim al-Khalifa, the official website of the organization.
The football Federation of Egypt has expressed a dissenting opinion. The Egyptians will support the Prince of Jordan Ali bin al-Hussein.
After the decision of the Executive Committee of the South African Tokyo Sexwale, the head of the Commission for Israeli-Palestinian settlement, FIFA, withdrew his candidacy.
We will remind, in the election of the FIFA President, scheduled for 26 February, will be attended by four candidates. In addition to the Prince of Jordan and head of the Asian football Confederation, is the Deputy Secretary General of FIFA, Jerome champagne and UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino.