At a Extraordinary FIFA Congress, 207 member nations will opinion to collect a subsequent arch to lead a tellurian body. Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa of Bahrain, who is a boss of a Asian Football Confederation (AFC), and Gianni Infantino, who is a secretary ubiquitous of Europe’s ruling physique UEFA are sloping to be a primary candidates.
There are 5 possibilities for a tip job but Sheikh Salman of Bahrain is the favourite. The voting is scheduled to start during 6.30 PM IST that will be preceded by all 5 contenders creation a speech. In a initial round, 207 member nations will opinion – exclusive a criminialized Indonesia and Kuwait. 138 votes are required at this stage. In a second stage, during slightest 104 votes might confirm a contingent winner. This is a initial choosing given 1998 as Sepp Blatter – who had quiescent in May and has given been criminialized – hold a post.
# BREAK FOR LUNCH. An hour’s mangle before record start for a presidential voting.
# FIFA PASS REFORMS PACKAGE. 179 opinion in foster and 22 against. Reforms embody tenure boundary and subdivision of powers.
#FIFACongress approves endless reforms and all orthodox changes compulsory to exercise them. Vote count: 179 YES 22 NO (201 current votes)
— FIFA.com (@FIFAcom) February 26, 2016
# FIFA has concurred that due to a authorised record in mixed cases, 2015 will see the physique post losses. Final numbers in March.
# Arsenal and Germany midfielder Mesut Ozil chimes in on who he’s supporting
— Mesut Özil (@MesutOzil1088) February 26, 2016
# An residence by halt FIFA boss Issa Hayatou…
Issa Hayatou who has headed African football given 1990 articulate about a significance of tenure boundary to forestall converging of power!
— tariq panja (@tariqpanja) February 26, 2016
# The FIFA Congress is underway and electing a subsequent boss is a 11th agenda from 12. Another pivotal indicate of contention is also discussion/vote on intensity reinstatement of dangling Indonesia and Kuwait.
Why are we here and a beam to a candidates
Brief video beam to FIFA election: Why Blatter is left a 5 possibilities in today’s opinion pic.twitter.com/mA271cMOWp
— Rob Harris (@RobHarris) February 26, 2016
We prominence all 5 possibilities using for a pursuit and what they move to a table. Including their biggest jump in terms of their links to sinister Sepp Blatter and to corruption.
Longtime FIFA President Sepp Blatter is unhappy a tellurian soccer body’s interest cabinet inspected his anathema from a sport, he told a Swiss journal in an talk published on Friday.
Delegates from some-more than 200 countries will elect a new boss on Friday to attain Sepp Blatter.