Malian Football Federation

The Malian Football Federation (French: Fédération Malienne de Football, FMF) is the governing body of football in Mali. Founded in 1960, it joined the CAF in 1962 and has been affiliated with FIFA since 1964.[1] Its first general secretary was Garan Fabou Kouyate. Famous leaders are Amadou Diakite and Tidiane Niambele.

Malian Football Federation
FIFA affiliation1964
CAF affiliation1962
PresidentBoubacar Baba Diarra

The federation was suspended by FIFA on 17 March 2017.[2]

The federation bureau was dissolved in July 2005 due to Malian national football team's poor performance during the World Cup and the African Nations Cup qualifying of 2006.

The composition of the new bureau is as follows:

  • President: Boubacar Baba Diarra
  • Vice President: Boukary Sidibé
  • General Secretary: Yacouba Traoré
  • Treasurer: Seydou Sow
  • Media Officer: Salaha Baby
  • Jerseys: Green
  • Shorts: Yellow
  • Socks: Red
  • Futsal Coordinator: Abdou Maïga

References edit

  1. ^ "Mali on". Fédération internationale de football association. Archived from the original on June 11, 2007. Retrieved 20 June 2010.
  2. ^ "FIFA Suspends Malian Football Association (FEMAFOOT)". FIFA. 2017-03-17. Archived from the original on March 18, 2017. Retrieved 2017-04-07.

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