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Gianni Infantino is the New FIFA President

... Editorial Team

Gianni Infantino has been elected as FIFA president in the second round of voting at the elections in Zurich. UEFA general secretary Infantino won the election with 115 votes, with Sheikh Salman receiving 88 votes. Prince Ali received four votes and no votes were recorded for Jerome Champagne.

In the first round of voting Gianni Infantino had received 88 votes as against 85 votes of Prince Ali.

In his victory speech, Infantino said: "I told you I went through a journey, an exceptional journey and a journey which made me meet many fantastic people.