July 15, 2021
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Fiji FA's longest serving President dies

Fiji Football Association's longest serving President Dr Muhammad Samsud- Dean Sahu Khan has passed away at the age of 81.

Dr Sahu Khan took his last breath at the Auckland City Hospital in New Zealand yesterday afternoon.

He was admitted in hospital after a short illness.

Dr Sahu Khan served Fiji FA for over four decades.

He served as a Vice President from 1971 and was elected President in 1985 and continued in the role till 2011.

Dr Sahu Khan also served as a FIFA and Oceania Football Confederation board member.

He was a lawyer by profession and migrated to New Zealand in 2011.

He is survived by his wife, daughter and a son and his funeral service will take place in Auckland soon.

By Reginald Chandar


 


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