The president of the Royal Moroccan Football Federation (FRMF), Fouzi Lekjaa, was elected on Thursday as a member of the Executive Council of the Union of Arab Football Associations for 2021-2025.
The election took place during the 26th session of the General Assembly of this body, held in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, which also re-elected by acclamation Prince Abdul Aziz bin Turki Al-Faisal as head of the Council for a new four-year term.
Fouzi Lekjaa’s election comes just three months after gaining membership on the FIFA council.
He is also the second vice-president of the African Football Confederation (CAF) and the president of the financial panel of the continental football organization. He is also vice-president of the organizing committee for interclub competitions and of the organizing committee for the management of the CAF club licensing system.
The General Assembly of the Union of Arab Football Associations considered the technical, administrative and financial reports of the General Secretariat, as well as a proposal from the Council for the election of judicial bodies and the adoption of the nomination lists for them. Executive Council positions.