Football By Joe Crilly

New Favourite In FIFA President Betting After Gamble

William Hill have cut the odds of Sheikh Salman being elected as the next FIFA President following a run of bets. He is now the 6/5 favourite having overtaken longtime favourite, Prince Ali bin al Hussein who is now 13/8.


“We have taken some sizeable three figure wagers on Sheikh Salman over the last few days and he is the clear favourite in the eyes of our punters,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.


Next permanent FIFA President: 6/5 Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al Khalifa; 13/1 Prince Ali bin al Hussein; 5/2 Gianni Infantino; 20/1 Jerome Champagne; 25/1 Tokyo Sexwale