The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) on Monday, 26 February 2018 honored the UAE professional league committee (PLC), and presented to them the AFC Development Award.
The Award has been presented to the UAE Professional League Committee for their development program of “media training workshop for professional footballers”.
The honoring ceremony took place at Abu Dhabi Sports Council in Abu Dhabi. The ceremony has been in the attended by H.E. Mohammed Khalfan Al Rumaithi, Chairman of the UAE General Authority of Sport, Member of the AFC Executive Office, and Chairman of the AFC Development Committee, and Stuart Larman, Director of Member Associations Development at the AFC.
Al Rumaithi presented the Award to Abdul Allah Nasir Al Junaibi, Chairman of the UAE Professional League Committee.
Al Junaibi received the Award in the presence of Marwan bin Ghalita, Chairman of UAE Football Association, Aref Hamad Al Awani, General Secretary of Abu Dhabi Sports Council, Yousef Mohammed Khoori, Deputy Chairman of the PLC, and Mohammed bin Hazzam Al Dhaheri- General Secretary of the UAE Football Association.