H.E. Mohammed bin Thaloub Al Derie, Chairman of Al Ain Club Investment Company, hailed the stunning performance of the players of the UAE National Football Olympic Team in Jakarta’s ASIAD 2018. He stressed: “The team’s performance indicator was progressing from match to another, and they were able to turn out all their great efforts, solid determination and genuine fighting spirit into a realty by winning the bronze medal by the end of the football competition. They indeed deserve to be on the crowning podium for a job well done.”
“I would like to avail this opportunity to commend the efforts of the UAEFA Board of Director and on top H.E. Eng. Marwan Bin Ghalita for their remarkable interest and close follow-up of all national football teams of all age groups during the past period,” said he.
H.E. Bin Thaloub also commended the technical and administrative staffs of the UAE National Football Olympic Team underlining that players met the expectations and were up to all challenges they did face. “Definitely, they have great potentials to defend the name of our homeland in all international events when they wear the shirts of the first football team in the very near future.” Said he. He signed off: “There are great talented names proved their ability to be included in the starting lineup of the national team to play in UAE Asia Cup 2018. We wish them all the best of luck and success.”