Former Portugal forward Luis Figo withdrew from the FIFA presidential election race on Thursday, hours after Dutchman Michael van Praag had also withdrawn.
“My decision is made, I will not stand in what is being called an election for the FIFA presidency,” he said on his Facebook page.
“After a personal reflection and sharing views with two other candidates in this process, I believe that what is going to happen on May 29 in Zurich is not a normal electoral act. And because it is not, don’t count on me.”
His decision left Jordan’s Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein as the only …Read More
Source:: PM Newspaper