FIFA President Welcomes UAE Bidding to host Major Football Tournaments

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United Arab of Emirates receives commendation from FIFA President Joseph Blatter as itFIFA President Welcomes UAE Bidding to host Major Football Tournamentshosted the Under-17 World Cup. Blatter also considered UAE’s bid to host more major football game including women category.
“I have met with Shaikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth, and Community Development, and he expressed the desire of the UAE to host other big FIFA tournaments. They have already organized the 2003 Under-20 Youth World Cup and the Under-17 World Cup, and I believe they can also host some of the FIFA World competitions for women, but they would have to apply and wait for the decision of the Executive Committee (EC)”, FIFA president remarked a press conference.
Mr. Blatter also brought up some information on the discussion of UAE’s national football team Etisalat Pro-League to the Arabian Gulf League. He said that a dialogue between the Arabs and Iran is being done and he don’t prefer to intervene on the said issue.