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Le Graet wins election landslide

December 15, 2012
Noel Le Graet has been re-elected as president of the French Football Federation by an overwhelming majority.

The 71-year-old, who took over from Fernand Duchaussoy last year, secured 83% of the votes to comfortably beat candidates Francois Ponthieu and Eric Thomas.

Le Graet admitted he was surprised by the margin of his win, with Ponthieu gathering the second largest number of votes at 13%.

However, he quickly turned his attention to Euro 2016, which will be staged ...

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