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World Cup bids inspector mulls Blatter challenge

London: The official who led FIFA's inspection of the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding nations is considering a challenge to Sepp Blatter for president.   Former Chilean football federation president Harold Mayne-Nicholls has until late

India TV News Desk [ Updated: October 08, 2014 15:13 IST ]
world cup bids inspector mulls blatter challenge
world cup bids inspector mulls blatter challenge

London: The official who led FIFA's inspection of the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding nations is considering a challenge to Sepp Blatter for president.

   
Former Chilean football federation president Harold Mayne-Nicholls has until late January to submit his candidacy for the FIFA election in May.
   
He tells The Associated Press by e-mail that he is "studying the situation. It is a possibility at the moment."
   
Mayne-Nicholls has to show he has played an `'active role" in football for two of the past five years and has the support of at least five FIFA members.
   
Blatter is seeking a fifth four-year term as president, with former FIFA official Jerome Champagne the only other declared candidate.

 

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FIFA 2018 Points Table

  • TEAMS PL W L D PTS
  • RussiaRussia 1 1 0 0 3
  • UruguayUruguay 1 1 0 0 3
  • EgyptEgypt 1 0 1 0 0
  • Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia 1 0 1 0 0
  • IR IranIR Iran 1 1 0 0 3
  • PortugalPortugal 1 0 0 1 1
  • SpainSpain 1 0 0 1 1
  • MoroccoMorocco 1 0 1 0 0
  • FranceFrance 1 1 0 0 3
  • DenmarkDenmark 1 1 0 0 3
  • AustraliaAustralia 1 0 1 0 0
  • PeruPeru 1 0 1 0 0
  • CroatiaCroatia 1 1 0 0 3
  • IcelandIceland 1 0 0 1 1
  • ArgentinaArgentina 1 0 0 1 1
  • NigeriaNigeria 1 0 1 0 0
  • Serbia Serbia 1 1 0 0 3
  • BrazilBrazil 1 0 0 1 1
  • SwitzerlandSwitzerland 1 0 0 1 1
  • Costa RicaCosta Rica 1 0 1 0 0
  • SwedenSweden 1 1 0 0 3
  • MexicoMexico 1 1 0 0 3
  • GermanyGermany 1 0 1 0 0
  • Korea Republic Korea Republic 1 0 1 0 0
  • BelgiumBelgium 1 1 0 0 3
  • EnglandEngland 1 1 0 0 3
  • TunisiaTunisia 1 0 1 0 0
  • PanamaPanama 1 0 1 0 0
  • PolandPoland 0 0 0 0 0
  • SenegalSenegal 0 0 0 0 0
  • ColombiaColombia 0 0 0 0 0
  • JapanJapan 0 0 0 0 0
FIFA World Cup 2018 Schedule