FIFA pledges $1M typhoon aid for Philippines
The Philippine Football Federation says FIFA has offered up to
$1 million in funding to repair football projects damaged by
The federation says FIFA pledged the money this week after
approving grants in meetings held on the sidelines of the World Cup
draw in Brazil.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter said after the typhoon struck last
month that ”we are at your disposal if special assistance is
needed for the football family.”
Philippine football officials will send FIFA details in the
coming weeks of projects that need financial support.