SA to Host World Football Summit

06 Feb 2020

The inaugural World Football Summit Africa will take place in Durban on the 17th and 18th of March.

Around 1,200 attendees and over 80 speakers – including FIFA Secretary-General Fatma Samoura, LaLiga President Javier Tebas, Olympique de Marseille General Director Laurent Colette, World League Forum General Secretary Jerome Perlemuter, and Argentina legend and current Chairman of Estudiantes La Plata Juan Sebastián Verón - from around the globe are expected to take part.

They will be joined by African leaders such as SAFA President Danny Jordaan, President of the Sierra Leone Football Federation Isha Johansen, Banyana Banyana coach Desire Ellis, South Africa’s first licensed FIFA agent Mike Makaab,’s Africa Managing Editor Steve Blues, and former Bafana Bafana player Sibusiso Zuma.

The World Football Summit is where the football industry meets, with the summit’s experts hailing from the fields of sponsorship, retail, politics, football governance, technology, journalism, charity work, consultancy, marketing, social media and more.

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