Al Ansari promises a great event in Doha
DOHA: Qatar Football Association General Secretary MansoorAlAnsari,
who is also CEO of the Qatar Local Organising Committee(QLOC), on
Saturday said that QLOC was aiming to surpass the previousmatchday
experiences witnessed at other successful internationalfootball competitions.
He was speaking at the official draw of the AFC U23 Championship, to
be played in Doha from January 12 to 30.
“With an exceptional love for the sport and commitment to promote this
championship, we’ll further provide fans and guests of all ages with a
wide range of community, educational, cultural and fan-engaging
activities prior to and during the event,” Al Ansari said.
He added that QLOC was committed to supporting and creating an event
that not only sets new standards of excellence, but one which is also
a memorable experience.
This will be the second major AFC event to come to Doha after the
Qatari capital staged the 2011 Asian Cup.