The Executive Office of the Asian Cup UAE 2019 and the Al Ain Group in Hazza bin Zayed stadium conducted and inspecting to oversee the work in progress of the two stadiums in the city hosting the 24-team continental tournament from January 5 to February 1.
The inspection and the ensuing meeting was attended by HE Aref Hamad Al Awani, Director of the Executive Office, and HE Hamad bin Nikhariat Al Ameri, Chairman of Al Ain Group for the Asian Cup, alongside the directors and members of the two groups.
Al Ameri praised the efforts made by members of the Al Ain Group for the work in progress and to have the stadium ready well in advance of the set dates.
“Volunteering is a favourite for us as a community in the UAE and its residents, and the turnout was great for the purpose of coming out with the best picture through which the country is hosting the big event.
“We have had many workshops and the attendance has been overwhelming. We are very thankful to the Local Organizing Committee and the Abu Dhabi Sports Council for their support and interest in making the event a success.”
HE Al Awani inspected the stadium and the work that have been completed as per the requirements of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC).
“Teamwork is important and as a team we can achieve more, and achieve our goals ahead of the time frame given to us by AFC,” said HE Al Awani.