Periodic Meeting for Board of Directors
Dubai/ Saturday, October 7th, 2017: UAE FA Official Spokesperson, Hassan Al Jassmi said the meeting of Board of Directors held yesterday reviewed the final decision on the application of Video Assistant Referee in AGL, where the offer provided Referees Department Taskforce is approved after studying all aspects related to mechanism of implementation. This makes UAE one of pioneers Asian countries in applying the technology.
He added “the meeting also acquainted on the nominations for the taskforce which is chaired by Vice President, Abdulla Al Jeneibi to negotiate with a new coach for UAE National (A) Team, where 3 coaches from Latin America and Europe are shortlisted. The meeting also studied the report of National Team Department on participation of U-19 National Team on AFC U-19 Championship Qualifier in Kyrgyzstan. The board approved promotion of the referees Amer Ali, Zayed Dhaif and Khalifa Al Hammadi”
He concluded “UAE FA provides its full support to U-19 National team and we wish success for the team in its future particiatipations”.