FIFA announces final 5 candidates to replace Sepp Blatter

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The ad-hoc Electoral Committee of ?FIFA has announced the candidates that will contest in it’s February 26th presidential election, that will herald a new reign in the leadership of football globally.

Names of the candidates include;

  • Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan
  • Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim AL Khalifa of Bahrain
  • Jersey Champagne of France
  • Gianni Infantino of Italy
  • Tokyo Sexwale of South Africa.


“The Ad-hoc Electoral Committee has formally admitted and declared the candidates eligible for the election of the office of FIFA president at the extraordinary FIFA Congress,” said a formal notice sent to the 209 member associations by FIFA.