Sat 20-05-2017 00:02 AM
ABU DHABI, 19th May, 2017 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation, has expressed thanks and appreciation to President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan for his generous and continuous support to sports in the UAE.
He also praised His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, for providing similarly significant support to sports.
Sheikh Nahyan also congratulated Dhiyab bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of Al Wahda Sports Club, for the club's winning of the UAE President's Cup today after it beat Al Nasr FC 3-0 in the final match of the championship.
He greeted the administration, football company and team of Al Wahda Club, and hailed Al Nasr football team for their good performance during the final.
The final, he noted, reflected the progress made by UAE football.