Gianni Infantino

FIFA President to visit T&T next week

FIFA President Gianni Infantino will visit this country on April 10-11 2017.

TTFA President David John-Williams met with Infantino at the FIFA Headquarters in Zurich in January to hold talks on local football and discussions on local football development will resume when the FIFA boss arrives in Port of Spain later this month.

 This will be the FIFA boss' first visiting since he became President.

He was here to meet with TTFA President David John Williams during the build-up to the FIFA Presidential elections.

TTFA backs Gianni Infantino for FIFA president

The Trinidad and Tobago Football Association has announced it will back Gianni Infantino for FIFA's presidential election on February 26th. Infantino was in Trinidad on Wednesday to meet with TTFA president, David John-Williams.

The TTFA head said Infantino's presentation suited the interests of local and Caribbean football best. John-Williams said the three aspects of Infantino's presentation which influenced the TTFA were:

1) Their commitment to developing facilities in countries that need it