Candidates for election at 41st Ordinary UEFA Congress
— 13 candidates apply for eight available seats on the UEFA Executive Committee
—- NYON: The UEFA Executive Committee was today informed of the list of candidates standing for election at the 41st Ordinary UEFA Congress in Helsinki, Finland, on 5 April 2017.
A total of 13 candidates from UEFA member associations are standing for the eight vacant positions available on the UEFA Executive Committee for a four-year term from 2017 to 2021.
The candidates for eight seats on the UEFA Executive Committee are (in alphabetical order):
Boniek Zbigniew (Poland)
Boranbayev Kairat (Kazakhstan)
Delaney John (Republic of Ireland)
Duka Armand (Albania)
Gill David (England)*
Grindel Reinhard (Germany)
Lefkaritis Marios N. (Cyprus)*
Mammadov Elkhan (Azerbaijan)
Nilsson Karl-Erik (Sweden)
O’Connor Kieran (Wales)
Uva Michele (Italy)
van Praag Michael (Netherlands)*
Yardımcı Servet (Turkey)
* standing for re-election
The elections will take place at the 41st Ordinary UEFA Congress, to be held at the Messukeskus Helsinki, Expo and Convention Centre in Helsinki on 5 April 2017.