Iraq's Ambassador to Abu Dhabi Receives Delegation of National Team Participating in Asian Cup Final


The Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq in Abu Dhabi, Dr. Raad Al-Alousi accompanied by embassy staff, received the delegation of the Iraqi national football team, participating in the Asian Cup final which is held in the UAE.

Ambassador Al -Alousi met at the Abu Dhabi International Airport members of the Football Association, Mr. Kamel Zeghir and Mr. Faleh Moussa and the coach of the Iraqi team Strechko Katanic, Mr. Al-Alousi conveyed the greetings of Foreign Minister Mr. Mohamed A.  Alhakim to the administrative and technical staff and the members of the team, and urged them to make every effort to reach advanced stages in the tournament, stressing that the ministry represented by the embassy and its consulate in Dubai will provide all facilities and support necessary for the team.

In a related context, the Ambassador and the members of embassy staff attended the first training unit of the team which was held in Zayed Sport city, in the presence of the President of the Iraq Football Federation Mr. Abdul Khaleq Massoudin preparation for the first team matches on Tuesday 8/1/2018 versus the Vietnam team at Zayed Sports City Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

07:24  Baghdad