Previous
Toronto FC
Columbus Crew SC
11:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Germany U20
Vanuatu U20
3
2
FT
Game Details
Mexico U20
Venezuela U20
0
1
FT
Game Details
England U20
South Korea U20
1
0
FT
Game Details
Guinea U20
Argentina U20
0
5
FT
Game Details
Next

Trending: Man United target four signings

Latest
Read

Chelsea, Sunderland show injuries matter

Injury Report
Read

Chelsea, Arsenal eye FA Cup wins

Five Aside
Read

Walker and Mendy are Pep targets

Manchester City
Read

Asian confederation slates vote

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- The Asian Football Confederation plans to elect a president next April, ending uncertainty since FIFA suspended incumbent Mohamed bin Hammam in May 2011.

AFC acting president Zhang Jilong says the election congress will be organized by mid-January, depending on advice from its legal committee.

At the Asian body's last assembly in January 2011, bin Hammam was elected unopposed to a four-year term in Doha, Qatar.

Bin Hammam then challenged Sepp Blatter for the FIFA presidency but withdrew when FIFA investigated allegations that he bribed voters.

The Qatari official got his life ban overturned, but is still suspended while FIFA's ethics prosecutor weighs fresh charges over alleged mismanagement of AFC finances and contracts.

Zhang, who assumed bin Hammam's FIFA executive committee seat, pledges to deliver "a new era of transparency."

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.