List of presidents of FIFA

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President of FIFA
FIFA Logo (2010).svg
Йозеф Блаттер.jpg
Incumbent
Sepp Blatter

since June 8, 1998
Fédération Internationale de Football Association
Member of FIFA Executive Committee
Seat FIFA Headquarters, Zürich, Switzerland
Appointer FIFA Congress
Term length Four years
Elected in the year following a FIFA World Cup
Constituting instrument FIFA Statutes
Inaugural holder Robert Guérin
Formation May 21, 1904
Salary 5-7 million dollars (2010)
Website official website

The following is a list of presidents of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the world association football governing body.

Three presidents of FIFA (Woolfall, Seeldrayers and Drewy) have died during their term in office.

Blatter is the only president to have resigned from office (and shortly after his re-election).

List of presidents[edit]

Presidency President Date of birth Date of death Took office Left office Years in office Nationality
1 Robert Guérin 1906 year.jpg Robert Guérin June 28, 1876 March 19, 1952 May 22, 1904 June 4, 1906 2  France
2 Daniel Burley Woolfall 1908 year.jpg Daniel Burley Woolfall June 15, 1852 October 24, 1918 June 4, 1906 October 24, 1918 12  England
3 Jules Rimet in 1920.jpg Jules Rimet October 14, 1873 October 16, 1956 1921 1954 33  France
4 Rodolphe Seeldrayers.jpg Rodolphe Seeldrayers December 16, 1876 October 7, 1955 1954 October 7, 1955 1  Belgium
5 Arthur Drewry.jpg Arthur Drewry March 3, 1891 March 25, 1961 1955 25 March 1961 6  England
6 Stanley Rous.jpg Stanley Rous April 25, 1895 July 18, 1986 1961 8 May 1974 13  England
7 João Havelange.jpg João Havelange May 8, 1916 Living 8 May 1974 8 June 1998 24  Brazil
8 Йозеф Блаттер.jpg Sepp Blatter March 10, 1936 Living 8 June 1998 Incumbent (until elections are held to elect a successor)[1] 17   Switzerland

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ On 2 June 2015 Blatter announced his resignation, which will become effective upon the election of a successor.