Doha: Newly elected FIFA Executive Committee member Vernon Manilal Fernando of Sri Lanka has promised to work for the betterment of Asian football.
Doha: AFC President Mohamed Bin Hammam addressed the AFC Congress on Thursday here in the capital of Qatar. He addressed and spoke on several issues even while listing the many achievements of the confederation under his leadership since 2002.
Asian Football Confederation president Mohamed Bin Hammam congratulated Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein on his election as a FIFA Vice President after defeating incumbent Dr Chung Mong Joon in a vote at the 25th AFC Congress on Thursday.
Twelve members were on Thursday voted into the AFC Executive Committee during the 24th AFC Congress.
Doha: Ganesh Thapa, of Nepal, Malaysia’s HRH Tengku Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah, and Zhang Jilong, of China, have won their respective elections for AFC Vice Presidents on Thursday at the 24th AFC Congress.
Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein, of Jordan, was elected FIFA Vice President on Thursday at the 24th AFC Congress after defeating Korea Republic’s Dr Chung Mong-joon in the elections.