Football Notes: Jordan FA President Says He Won't Run For AFC Presidency In '15
Jordanian FA President Prince Ali said that he "will not put his name forward for Asian Football Confederation president when the post becomes vacant again in 2015" (INSIDE WORLD FOOTBALL, 6/11). ... Italy's Confederations Cup campaign has not "got off to the best start after a portion of their food supplies were seized by customs officers on arrival in Brazil." The collection of Parma Ham, Bresaola and Parmesan cheese has been detained because the Azzurri did not have the necessary permits to import the goods (FOOTBALL ITALIA, 6/11). ... A Singapore court "jailed a Lebanese referee for six months on Tuesday for accepting sexual favours to fix a football game, a day after two fellow countrymen were jailed for the same offence amid an international investigation into football corruption" (REUTERS, 6/11).