Giovanni Vincenzo Gianni Infantino (Italian enunciation: [dʒoˈvanni vinˈtʃɛntso iɱfanˈtiːno]; birthed 23 March 1970) is a Swiss– Italian football manager and the existing president of FIFA. He was chosen President of FIFA during the 2016 FIFA Amazing Congress on 26 February 2016. He was reelected as FIFA President on 5 June 2019. On 10 January 2020 he was chosen a member of the International Olympic Committee.
The decision on a possible new cycle of football world championships could move until next year.
Although the World Association FIFA on Wednesday for December 20, an extraordinary summit of the 211 member associations – according to Image information rejected the Council with DFB co-interim president Peter Peters but the plan of the FIFA President Gianni Infantino, then already To be voted over a World Cup in the two-year rhythm.
Accordingly, the summit just before Christmas merely the goal of developing a proposal for the next ordinary FIFA congress on March 31, 2022 in Doha / Qatar.
This aims to prevent a combat match between the European Football Union (UEFA) and the South American Association Conmebol, which can be prevented with bitter resistance to Infantino s impact, and the other confederations are prevented. Infantino had recently crowded on a decision this year.
According to Infantino wish a consensus proposal, behind which all member associations unite for the future of football, as the Swiss said on Wednesday. He understand that criticism exists. But we have to find a common denominator. This is a challenge, but at the same time creating our common ambition.