Tokyo Sexwale for Fifa president

The world football organisation recently announced that it will elect a new President next year; this follows Blatter’s plans to step down from the Presidency.

There have been reports about Tokyo Sexwale as a possible candidate to replace Sepp Blatter as Fifa president next year.

Sexwale has been active in sports as an advisor for Fifa’s anti-racism and anti-discrimination task force. He also founded a venture called Global Watch, which aims at tackling racism and discrimination in all sports.

Capetalk’s John Maytham spoke to Sbusiso Mseleku, City Press Sports Editor:

Mseleku says Sexwale did not make the announcement; the reports came from Europe saying that sexwale’s name has been thrown into the hat.

Mseleku further said that efforts to get Sexwale's comments proved to be fruitless.

Listen to the full conversation on The John Maytham Show:


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