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HH Shaikh Nasser to develop King’s Football Cup
06 : 56 PM - 07/07/2018

Manama, July 7 (BNA): Following directives from His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, HM the King’s Personal Representative for Charity Work and Youth Affairs, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports and President of the Bahrain Olympic Committee, HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, has been appointed Chairman of the High Organising Committee of HM the King’s Football Cup.

The precious royal trust is in line with HM the King’s interest in developing the youth and sports movement in the kingdom, and is the result to HH Shaikh Nasser’s outstanding achievments and intiatives that have enhanced sports in Bahrain.

The royal gesture is expected to reflect positively on the Bahraini football, given the fact that HH Shaikh Nasser has given priority to efforts to develop the game in the coming period so as to be able to compete at various sports gatherings.

HH Shaikh Nasser expressed pride in the valuable royal trust, describing it as a badge of honour.

He stressed that the royal move aims to develop Bahraini football, and improve the level of the National Football team, affirming that HM the King is the first supporter of sports and athletes in the kingdom.

He went to say that HM King Hamad’s interest in football will stimulate the implementation of its development strategy so as to reach advanced positions and attain landmark results.

He pointed out that he will put forward realistic objectives to develop and ensure the success of HM the King’s Football Cup.

He affirmed that he will translate the precious royal trust into reality through improving the competition in terms of organisation and administration to achieve the highest levels of competition among teams and enhance the players’ performance.

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