Can Patrice Motsepe Transform African Football? The SL Podcast Analysis



Mamelodi Sundowns owner Patrice Motsepe is primed to take over the role as CAF president on Friday unopposed. It’s a remarkable rise to power considering Motsepe has never held a position at CAF or even SAFA, but with so much controversy surrounding CAF recently, a change in the governing body was and is clearly needed. African football fans are well aware of the corruption which has existed in the continent competitions at both a club and national level. Furthermore, concerns have been raised about the lack of investment in women’s football and youth development.

So the question is, how can Motsepe transform African football? The SL Podcast analyses his ten-point action plan for improving CAF’s governance and attracting global interest in African football. Fans also have their say as to what Motsepe should focus on in The Big Issue

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