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11.11.2016 14:04 in :

QFA President hosts Russian football officials

DOHA: Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Thani, President of Qatar
Football Association (QFA), on Wednesday night hosted a banquet in
honour of the visiting football officials from Russia.

The dinner was attended by Sergey Pryadkin, Vice President of Russian
Football Union (RFU), Aleksandr Alayev, the Sceretary General of RFU
and Russian ambassador to Qatar Nurmakhmad Kholov.

The Russian team manager and players were also present as officials
from Qatar and Russia exchanged ideas to develop the sport in the two

Russia and Qatar are the hosts of the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cup
editions respectively.

Hassan Al Thawadi, Secretary General of Supreme Committee for Delivery
and Legacy (SC), addressed the gathering while welcoming the officials
from Russia.

Ahmed Abbasi, Executive Director of National Teams, and Ali Dawood,
Executive Director of QFA President’s office, were also present.

Russian officials will be present at the international friendly
between Russia and Qatar on Thursday at Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium.

The QFA President was extended an invitation by RFU to visit Russia in
the bear future.