Southern Africans back Infantino for a third term.

Gianni Infantino is expected to win a third term as FIFA president . Artur de Almeida e Silva of Angola is the current president of COSAFA .

WINDHOEK (WINDHOEK): The Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA) has weighed in on incumbent Gianni Infantino ahead of next year's FIFA presidential elections, showing that he would have a lot of support in Africa.Artur de Almeida e Silva, the current president of COSAFA, made the announcement on Saturday in the presence of President Patrice Motsepe of the Confederation of African Football (CAF).Artur de Almeida said that Gianni Infantino is the best candidate for the role in global football for the next four years.He has consistently affirmed his ambition to develop African football, and he has also demonstrated that his ideas have been translated into action.

In 2019, he was re-elected unopposed.Artur de Almeida of Angola was elected president of COSAFA on Saturday, an organization made up of 14 national associations of Southern Africa, which has a large number of voters.The fact that the petition was made in the presence of Motsepe indicates that Infantino is being supported more widely around the world.Motsepe used the Elective General Assembly of COSAFAs to reiterate CAFs support for holding the Soccer World Cup every two years, a controversial proposal that has sparked backlash in Europe and South America.

I need more funds for African football production.We need money, so it's a no-brainer for us.When I talk with people who don't support it, they don't need it as much as we do.They tell me, Well, you can get money in other ways.