Hazza bin Zayed receives president of AFC

ABU DHABI, 22nd February, 2015 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Aisor and Deputy Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, has received Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, Asian Football Confederation President in Abu Dhbai.

During the meeting, Sheikh Hazza praised the significant role played by the AFC headed by Sheikh Salman, who has been working hard to promote the game system in Asia, wishing him every success in his participation at the up-coming election, which reflects the Asian football family’s trust in his abilities to further develop the game and to achieve the aspirations of all countries on the continent.

Sheikh Hazza affirmed the UAE’s support for Sheikh Salman’s march to lead the AFC’s development and praised the efforts Sheikh Salman has made since he assumed responsibility. At the same time, he praised the high organisational level of the Asian Cup in Australia 2015.