FIFA Congress: 195 countries vote to overturn Pakistan’s suspension

DOHA: In the 72nd Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) Congress, 195 countries have voted in Pakistan’s favour to uplift the suspension from the country.

Pakistan received a tremendous 195 votes out of 199 votes during the 72nd FIFA Congress, indicating that a large majority of football-playing nations voted in favour of the country.

In the 210-nation congress, 208 countries were judged qualified to vote, although the total turnout remained at 199, with only four countries voting against Pakistan.

It is pertinent to mention here that the results of the voting will enable the council to lift the suspension once the pertinent requirements have been fulfilled.

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