Name: Shaikh Salman bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa
• Born in the Kingdom of Bahrain, November 2, 1965. Married
and has one boy and two girls
• Holds a BA in English Literature from the University of
Bahrain in 1992.
• National football team in 1996.
• Elected vice president of the Bahrain Football
Association in 1998.
• Director of Youth and Sports Affairs at the General
Organization for Youth and Sports in 2001 .
• Elected president of the Bahrain Football Association
• Executive Vice President of the FIFA’s Disciplinary
Committee in 2008 , and was Vice Chairman of the Disciplinary Committee in
• Chairman of the Asian Football Confederation’s Disciplinary
Committee from 2003 to 2009.
• Honorary member at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
• General Secretary of the Supreme Council for Youth and
Sports in 2010.
• Elected President of the Asian Football Confederation on
May 2, 2013.
• Elected first vice-president of the Bahrain Olympic
Committee in 2013.