FIFA President welcomed by UAE hosts in Abu Dhabi

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has met with His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, together with AFC President Sheikh Salman bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa and Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of the UAE Football Association (UAEFA). The discussions, which took place at Qasr Al Bahr, centred on various sports topics including the organisation of the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2021 and the crucial role that UAE plays in hosting many successful global sporting events.

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - February 08, 2022: HH Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces (2nd L) meets with Gianni Infantino, President of the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) (L), Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, President of the Asian Football Confederation (3rd L) and HH Sheikh Rashid Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of the UAE Football Association (4th L), during a Sea Palace barza. Seen with HH Sheikh Saeed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Ruler's Representative (R)...( Abdulla Al Neyadi for the Ministry of Presidential Affairs ).---

The meeting was also attended by H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in Al Dhafra Region, H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, H.H. Sheikh Saeed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Ruler’s Representative, H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, H.H. Sheikh Theyab bin Zayed Al Nahyan, H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and H.H. Sheikh Khalid bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Zayed Higher Organisation for People of Determination (ZHO).