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FIFA elections may give China a more prominent role in global soccer

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f Zhang Jian, the vice president and secretary general of the Chinese Football Association, wins a seat through the upcoming elections for the FIFA Council, China's ambitions to become a soccer superpower may be more readily realized.
11 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
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