Monrovia — The Liberian who wants to be FIFA president says
he would step aside if African soccer head Issa Hayatou decided to run.
Musa Bility, the Liberia Football Association president,
says if Hayatou "puts up his hand to run, I will definitely bow out of the
Hayatou is FIFA's senior vice president and has served on
its executive committee for 25 years. He has not announced if he will bid to
succeed Sepp Blatter.
Also read: Who will succeed Sepp Blatter?
Blatter said on June 2 he would resign, because FIFA was
gripped by a corruption scandal.
Bility has announced he wants to stand for the presidency,
and says he has the backing of Hayatou.
Bility says: "I have an indication of his (Hayatou's)
reaction. It is not negative."
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