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Soccer News of Monday, 13 March 2023


'Most humble president' — Dele Momodu hails Infantino after meeting FIFA president, Pinnick in Rwanda

Dele Momodu meets Gianni Infantino and Amaju Pinnick Dele Momodu meets Gianni Infantino and Amaju Pinnick

Chief Dele Momodu has described FIFA President Gianni Infantino as the “most humble president in the world.”

The Nigerian journalist and politician met the FIFA boss together and former NFF Chief and member of the FIFA Council, Amaju Pinnick in Kigali, Rwanda on Monday, March 13.

The 73rd FIFA Congress will hold in the Rwandan capital from March 13 to 16.

The much-anticipated item on the agenda is the agenda election of FIFA president for the next 4 years (2023-2027).

Swiss-Italian football administrator, Infantino who replaced Sepp Blatter in 2016 will stand for a third term unopposed on March 16.

This means that Infantino is on course to preside over at least three World Cups, with his upcoming third term set to go beyond the 2026 edition, which will be staged in the United States, Canada and Mexico.