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Poll: Blatter support weaning in Africa
afrikansoccer.com, April 14th, 2011 2:54PM

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An www.afrikansoccer.com poll of African soccer federation leaders found that challenger Mohammed Bin Hammam has overwhelming support in Africa to unseat FIFA President Sepp Blatter.

Bin Hammam's strongest support came in North Africa, West and East Africa, while Blatter had strength in Southern Africa -- not a surprise given the benefits the region received from hosting the 2010 World Cup.

Indicative of the secret nature of FIFA politics, no African leader would go public with his views to afrikansoccer.com.com.

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