Mar 29, 2021
Do you ever get the feeling of déjà vu? Like you’re witnessing
the same thing over and over again. Well, if you’re an African
football fan, you might’ve had that feeling recently…
About four years ago Ahmad Ahmad promised change following his
CAF presidential election. Four years later and African football is
still mired in corruption and dysfunction.
On March 12th South African billionaire Patrice Motsepe was
elected unopposed as CAF’s new president. Like Ahmad Ahmad before
him, Motsepe has promised a transformation and a brighter
Today we ask, what does the election of Patrice Motsepe mean
for the future of African football?
Samindra Kunti (@samindrakunti
) is a
football journalist for Inside World Football.