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Petit eyeing FFF presidency

October 19, 2012
By Fabien Perrin, France Correspondent
Former France international Emmanuel Petit has revealed his ambition to run for the French Football Federation (FFF) presidency in 2016.

A vote will take place at the end of 2012 to name the president for the next four years, with the current occupant of the role, Noel Le Graet, expected to be kept in the position despite competition from Christophe Bouchet.

In four years' time, however, former Arsenal and Chelsea midfielder Petit, who currently works as a television pundit ...

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