Preparation for China and Venice Friendly Tournaments
Dubai/ Monday, August 7th, 2017: UAE U-14 National Team kicked off its training yesterday at UAE FA pitches in Dubai in preparation for the friendly tournaments to be staged in China and Venice in September 2017 and August 2018 respectively.
This team is the fruit of Regions League launched by UAE FA last year with participation of large number of players from whom the current squad was selected. In other hand, Technical Department will work on preparing U-13 National Team which was also emanated from Regions League.
UAE FA Technical Director, Obaid Muburak Al Shamsi said “UAE FA is counting heavily on junior teams which were followed up constantly by UAE FA president Eng. Marwan and members of Board of Directors”.
He added “all teams that participated in the league are being coached by national cadres who have been greatly supported by UAE FA”.
From His part, the Head of Training Centers, Rashid Amer said that the U-14 National Team which is coached by Haider includes many promising players who will be invaluable assets for the national teams in the future.
He pointed out that UAE FA mechanism is based on constant communication and interaction between coaches of training centers.
The squad includes Hamad Al Meqbali (Al Fujairah); Obaid Al Mazroui, Majid Al Kass;Rashid Al Abidli (Sharjah); Abdulla Khalid, Ali Mohmed, Saeed Al Amri (Al Wahda); Mubarak Ahmed, Mohamed Al Yamahi, Mohamed Abdalla, Salim Khamis, Hazza Sbait (Al Jazira); Aisa Khalfan (Al Ain); Ali Mahmoud, Abdalla Mohamed, Ali Abdulaziz, Usama Mubarak (Al Nasr); Ibrahim Hassan (Shabab Al Ahli Dubai); Abdulla Marzouq, Mohamed Hassan Shaaban (Al Wasl); Saif Salim (Hatta); and Mohamed Khalil, Rashid Ibrahim (Emirates).
The technical staff contains Younis Abdulrahman (administrator), Mohamed Ahmed Haider (head coach), Khalid Mohamed (assistant coach), Fuaad Darweesh (goalkeeper coach) and Abdulla Al Jelaid (doctor).