Sepp Blatter discussed the $10m payment at the centre of the FIFA 'bribe' scandal with South Africa's then President Thabo Mbeki, a leaked email and letter suggest.
South African officials have again denied allegations they paid a $10m bribe for votes during the 2010 World Cup bid
Gabon have been named as hosts for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.
The host of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations finals will be decided on Wednesday, with Algeria, Gabon or Ghana the candidates.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport has lifted Morocco's ban from the next two editions of the Africa Cup of Nations.
The CAF has rejected an appeal by Tunisia against a £33,795 fine for violent conduct after they were accused of bias.
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