H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Sports Council congratulated the UAE national football team on their outstanding performance at the match against Japan in the 2018 world cup qualifiers.
Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan praised the players of the national team and urged them to put even more hard work, focus and determination in the coming matches. He said playing in this remarkable way is not strange to them at all as they are used to honoring UAE footballing at different levels.
He assured everybody in the UAE will stand behind the national team on their coming match against Australia, come Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at MBZ stadium in Abu Dhabi.
The UAE team defeated Japan 2-1 in Tokyo on Thursday, September 1st in Group “B” of the 2018 World Cup Asian qualifiers.