South African rivalry threaten to undermine World Cup planning

“FIFA is worried that the World Cup organisers could take their eye off the ball in the run-up to, and in the aftermath of, the South African FA presidential election at the end of September. Confusing and upsetting all the world authority’s carefully laid plans is the association’s presidential battle between the local World Cup organising chairman, Ivan Khoza, and the organising chief executive, Danny Jordaan.” (WorldSoccer)

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