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CEFERIN Aleksander

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - OCTOBER 14:  FIFA Council member Aleksander Ceferin poses during a Portrait session at the FIFA headquaters on October 14, 2016 in Zurich, Switzerland.  (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)
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Aleksander Čeferin was elected Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) President in September 2016 and became a FIFA Vice-President in the process. The Ljubljana-born lawyer had served as President of the Football Association of Slovenia (NZS) since 2011. Previously, Čeferin had worked and served as company director for his family’s law firm before becoming involved with Slovenian clubs KMN Svea Lesna Litija and NK Olimpija Ljubljana.