The first round of the FIFA elections ongoing at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich is over. The boxes are being emptied and the votes are being counted. The candidate who receives two thirds of the 207 votes wins it.
Prior to the elections South Africa's Tokyo Sexwale withdrew from the race to become the next FIFA President. He also announced the he became a father three days ago.
Afghanistan were the first country to vote, with 207 voters in total.