The election of the Spanish Football Federation is coming. According to the report, the legendary Spanish goalkeeper Iker Casillas wants to be the President of the Spanish Football Federation! He will fight for the position against the current President Luis Rubiales. The things have not been confirmed yet.
In the case of football, there is no previous history of that. The legendary players have not gone for the position yet. The big teams like Argentine, Brazil, Italy, Germany, France, Spain and other teams did not get the top-rated former footballers as the President of their football federation yet. But, in Bangladesh, the situation is different. In Bangladesh, the legendary former footballer Kazi Salahuddin is holding the top position on the Bangladesh Football Federation from the last decade. As like Kazi Salahuddin, the Euro and World Cup-winning goalkeeper of Spain Iker Casillas is going to make the challenge for the position.
Iker Casillas set to run for Spanish FA presidency according to Cadena SER radio.https://t.co/iBoukAvWkP
— AS English (@English_AS) February 12, 2020
It has been known the former Spanish national team and Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas’s opponent is the current President Luis Rubiales. It is undoubtedly true that Iker Casillas is one of the best goalkeepers in the history of Spanish football. Though he has not said goodbye to the professional career. But before the election, Casillas will definitely say goodbye to professional football. The current FC Porto goalkeeper has already informed the Spanish National Sports Council about his decision.
The Madrid based newspaper Marca has revealed the details information about the exciting fact. Besides, the reputed news portal has already taken an online vote to verify the popularity of the former Real Madrid goalkeeper. Considering the online vote statistics, almost 94 per cent vote providers want to see Iker Casillas as the new President of the Spanish Football Federation. It seems that Casillas did not see the result of the vote possibly. It read, he will be very happy for sure. In the meantime, Iker Casillas already visited his teammates. His target is simple. He needs help from his teammate for the upcoming election.
Cadena Ser: Iker Casillas wants to become RFEF president https://t.co/77MqGJdKpW
— SPORT English (@Sport_EN) February 12, 2020
Casillas played for the most successful Spanish club for sixteen years. Considering all the competitions, he made 725 appearances with the Los Blancos. In the season of 2015/16, he moved to Porto and already played 156 matches so far. Besides, he is still holding the record of playing the highest number of matches wearing the Spanish national team’s jersey. He played 167 matches for the national team.