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Fifa presidential hopeful Tokyo Sexwale LIVE on 702

South African businessman and Fifa presidential candidate Tokyo Sexwale was speaking LIVE on the Afternoon Drive with Xolani Gwala on Wednesday.

Sexwale has recently been criticised for a 'lacklustre' campaign and was recently snubbed by CAF, with SAFA reportedly not showing its hand yet.

These other people are my friends. We are colleagues. We agree that the job of cleaning up Fifa must be done.

Tokyo Sexwale, Fifa presidential candidate

I think the time has come for the work to consider a candidate from Asia or Africa. Let’s embrace diversity.

Tokyo Sexwale, Fifa presidential candidate

The road is not closed to Zurich. If there’s got to be a deal that needs to be done along the way, there’s no problem.

Tokyo Sexwale, Fifa presidential candidate

Tokyo Sexwale finances Tokyo Sexwale. No one has been funding me. I fund myself. Safa supports with secretarial support and media support. That media support has been cut now.

Tokyo Sexwale, Fifa presidential candidate

Watch a video of the interview below:

The five Fifa candidates will learn their fate on 26 February when the 209 members vote for the new football boss in Zurich.


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