Johannesburg - Danny Jordaan has been elected as the new South African Football
Association (SAFA) president at the organisation's elective congress at
Helderfontein Estate in Midrand on Saturday.
Chief Mwelo Nonkonyana, Lucas Nhlapo and Elvis Shishana were elected as the three vice-presidents from the five nominated.
"All the executive members are elected, so all those people are not in football by chance.
look at education -- you have 2000 kids in the classroom and the
teacher has the lowest qualification, then you expect the students to be
"Germany is playing 80 000 junior matches over a weekend.
"Spain is playing 30 000.
"If you find 3000 matches in South Africa you're doing well.
was then nominated to oppose Jordaan but the president of the SA
Schools Football Association was unable to garner enough support for the
top position in SAFA.