Moucharafou elected president of Benin Football Federation

The elective General Assembly of the Benin Football Federation has elected Anjorin Moucharafou as president.

Reacting to the development, Confederation of African Football (Caf) President Issa Hayatou has on behalf of the Caf Executive Committee welcomed the decision and describing it lucky.

It will be recalled that the Federation of International Football Association had earlier lifted the suspension of Benin from football following news that the elective congress has holding yesterday.

According to Caf, the AFCON 2017 qualifier between Benin and Equatorial Guinea scheduled for Sunday, 12 June 2016 in Cotonou will take place accordingly.