Dubai/ Tuesday, May 16th, 2017: UAE FA celebrated AFC Grassroots Football Day 2017 at its Premise in Dubai from 14 to 16 May 2017. The event which included football festivals for boys and girls has become opened for all segments of community in order to expand the base for football.
Around 240 pupils participated in the football festivals organized for boys and girls in the first day. The second day witnessed matches between private football academies, while the last day concluded with a match between disabled and UAE FA staff.
The ceremony was attended by Kei Hiyoshi, Representative of TOYOTA Company and Ms. Quikibo Yokako, Representative of Japan Embassy, and supervised by Dr. Belhassan Malouche, Director of Technical Department; Rasid Amer, Head of Training Centers; coaches of Training Centers and Technical Department Staff.