Bafana Bafana

FIFA president visits SAFA

2017-02-22 08:31
Gianni Infantino (Getty Images)

Cape Town - FIFA president Gianni Infantino visited SAFA House on Tuesday, February 21 where he was taken around the precinct by SAFA president Danny Jordaan.

According to the official SAFA website, Infantino is in the country for the FIFA Summit which will run until Thursday at the Sandton Convention Centre.

Jordaan took Infantino through the SAFA House which will also be the new FIFA regional offices.

There are only two FIFA offices in Africa - in Dakar, Senegal and the one in South Africa.

The FIFA president praised SAFA as a professional organisation and which other African federations must emulate.

He also praised the association on setting up the SAFA National Technical Centre which will house all national teams and work as Centre of Excellence on all Technical matters.

Read more on:    safa  |  fifa  |  gianni infantino  |  soccer

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Vote

After Stuart Baxter stepped down as Bafana Bafana head coach, who would you like to see take over?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2018/19 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.