Fifa chief meets Mugabe, pledges support to Zimbabwe

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Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) president Gianni Infantino has met President Robert Mugabe and pledged support towards development of football in the country.
Infantino was accompanied by his secretary general Fatma Samoura and other top world and African football executives during the closed door meeting with Mugabe at State House that lasted an hour on Friday, state-run news agency New Ziana reported.
Infantino and his colleagues were in Zimbabwe for a joint celebration of Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) president Phillip Chiyangwa’s birthday as well as his elevation to head the Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA), reports Xinhua news agency.
President Mugabe is a self-declared lover of football.

Three presidents and a minister (Pic: Zimpapers)