Qatar Football AssociationNews
02.09.2015 19:16 in :

DOHA: The Qatar Football Association (QFA) on Wednesday decided in
principle to back the formation of Gulf Football Federation.

This was announced after QFA’s Annual General Assembly (AGM) attended
by President Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Thani, Vice
President Saud Al Mohannadi and other senior officials at at the Four
Seasons Hotel.

Secretary General of QFA Mansour Al-Ansari was also present as were
the Board Members.

Sheikh Hamad welcomed the official with a brief speech, detailing the
agenda of the AGM.

The QFA President said Qatar football body was in favour of such
organization that would look after the interest of the sport, fans and
all stakeholders in the region.

He said football clubs in Qatar were also addressed on the matter.

Sheikh Hamad said the Qatar Stars League (QSL) sides and the Rasgas
outfits have also been approached on football matters.

Officials representing Al Shahaniya, Lekhwiya, Qatar SC, Al Gharafa
and Al Wakra were among those who attended the AGM.

It was unanimously decided to launch more football events in various
age brackets besides adding sides like Yemen and Iraq in the GCC fold.