Tokyo steps up as Blatter, Platini get marching orders

Tokyo Sexwale has officially thrown his hat in the ring for the Fifa presidency as outgoing president Sepp Blatter and suspended Uefa president Michel Platini have been banned for eight years.

Tessa van Staden, standing in for Stephen Grootes, on Monday spoke to EWN sports reporter Morena Motupi about Sexwale's chances.

Listen to the conversation below:

I think it's too premature (Tokyo throwing his hat in the ring) because he now has to fight for the position against quite stronger opposition...

Morena Motupi, EWN sports reporter

This article first appeared on 702 : Tokyo steps up as Blatter, Platini get marching orders


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