GIANNI IN­FANTINO

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Age: 45 Coun­try: Switzer­land Po­si­tion: Gen­eral sec­re­tary of Uefa

Man­i­festo: Has pro­posed the World Cup should in­crease from 32 to 40 teams. He will also en­cour­age the idea of co-host­ing World Cup tour­na­ments be­tween two or more coun­tries in the same re­gion. He wants to dis­trib­ute $5 mil­lion (R77 mil­lion) ev­ery four years to each of Fifa’s 209 mem­ber as­so­ci­a­tions for foot­ball de­vel­op­ment, along with a fur­ther $40 mil­lion to each of the con­ti­nen­tal con­fed­er­a­tions.

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