RASHID BIN HUMAID DISCUSSES ENHANCING COOPERATION WITH THE PRESIDENT OF THE URUGUAYAN FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION

Ajman, Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, President of the UAE Football Association, met yesterday, via visual call, Mr. Ignacio Alonso, President of the Uruguay Football Association.

They discussed in the meeting prospects for joint cooperation between the UAE and Uruguayan football Associations at all levels, and the procedures that each federation followed to revive football activity under the Corona pandemic and the protocol followed during matches in various competitions.

The discussion included the Uruguay Football Association’s experience as well in rehabilitating and developing the clubs and national teams, which are among the most powerful and oldest in the South American continent. The two sides agreed to form a joint working group and hold a series of meetings during the next phase to specify the basic provisions in preparation for signing an agreement that serves both sides.

The meeting was attended by Salim Ali Al Shamsi, Board Member and Head of the International Relations Committee, Mohammed Abdullah Hazzam Al Dhaheri, The General Secretary of the UAE Football Association

 

Source: UAE Football Association