Danny Jordaan appointed Special Advisor to FIFA 2014/2018 World Cup
South African Football Association (SAFA) Vice-President and 2010 World Cup CEO, Dr Danny Jordaan, has been appointed Special Advisor to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, a statement from the country’s FA said March 29, 2012.
Dr Jordaan has also been appointed to work with the head of the 2018 World Cup, Alexy Sorokin.
“The appointment was ratified by the world football controlling body (FIFA) in Zurich, Switzerland on Wednesday, March 28,” the statement said.
Jordaan will serve on the World Cup Organising committee which includes FIFA President Sepp Blatter, continental confederation Presidents and the entire FIFA executive.
Dr Jordaan has worked in various FIFA committees including: the 1998 World Cup in France; the 2002 World Cup in Korea/Japan and Germany 2006.
By Ekow Quandzie