Fifa: Presidential election candidates confirmed

first_imgSeven candidates will stand in Fifa’s presidential elections on 26 February.The candidates are:Prince Ali bin al-Hussein Musa BilityJerome ChampagneGianni Infantino Michel PlatiniSheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa Tokyo Sexwale.Trinidadian ex-footballer David Nakhid was not included on the list, despite saying he had submitted his candidacy. The election is to find a successor to the suspended Sepp Blatter, who is under criminal investigation.The Swiss 79-year-old announced he would be stepping down in June, as world football’s governing body was engulfed by a corruption scandal.–Follow Joy Sports on Twitter: @Joy997FM. Our hashtag is #JoySportslast_img

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