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AFC President acclaims FIFA's selection of UAE to host Club World Cup 2022 for fifth time

MANAMA, 21st October, 2021 (WAM) -- Sheikh Salman bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa, President of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and First Vice-President of FIFA, said the decision to select the UAE to host the FIFA Club World Cup 2022 reflects increased global confidence in Asian nations' prowess in organising major football events. Sheikh Salman congratulated the UAE Football Association and the Abu Dhabi Sports Council for FIFA's selection of the UAE capital to host the global championship, commending the successful teamwork spirit that has ensured...