Gianni Infantino will be re-elected Fifa president unopposed for third term

Fifa president Gianni Infantino
Infantino was a former Uefa secretary general

Fifa president Gianni Infantino will stand unopposed to be re-elected for a third term in the post.

Fifa saidexternal-link that “following the call for election” in March 2022, its member associations had only proposed Infantino as a candidate.

He will be re-elected at the 73rd Fifa Congress in Kigali, Rwanda on 16 March.

Blatter was Fifa president for 17 years until he was banned amid a corruption scandal in 2015.

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