Motsepe set for Caf presidency after challengers withdraw from race

Patrice Motsepe

Mamelodi Sundowns president Patrice Motsepe is set to become the next president of  the Confederation of African Football (Caf), after Jacques Anouma of Ivory Coast became the latest contender to pull out of the race and throw his weight behind the South African billionaire.

It was confirmed on Saturday that Anouma and fellow candidates Augustin Senghor (Senegal) and Ahmed Yahya (Mauritania) will sign an agreement in Nouakchott, capital of Mauritania, in the presence of Fifa president Gianni Infantino.

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