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Chung unopposed for OFC Presidential Seat

By Tere Alex- EMTV, Port Moresby

The Oceania Football Confederation today confirmed, current OFC President David Chung, unopposed in the 2015 OFC presidential election campaign.

Chung, who is also the PNG Football Association President, is the sole candidate for the presidential seat.

The deadline for submissions to run for OFC President, was on December 16, with Chung the only candidate in the role as head of the Confederation. 

Chung was first elected for the post of OFC President in January 2011, and will be re-elected for a second term tomorrow.

The 52-year-old who began his career in football administration, first as a referee, then coach, was elected as President of PNG Football Association in 2004, a position he still retains.

With his re-election as OFC President, Chung also retains his position as a Vice-President of FIFA.

Congress Agenda include presenting minutes of OFC Extraordinary Congress held in Sao Paulo, Brazil on the 9th of June 2014, the 22nd Congress held on May 29th in Mauritius, and the election of the president with the members of the OFC Executive Committee.

Following the Congress, the OFC and FIFA delegations will visit  Pacific Games venues.


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