Thu 16-05-2019 21:06 PM
ABU DHABI, 16th May, 2019 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council, congratulated H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, for the achievement of the Sharjah Club, for winning the Arabian Gulf League title for the sixth time in its history, its first since 1996.
Sheikh Nahyan stressed that the club's success in winning the 2018-2019 title is due to support of Sheikh Dr. Sultan while stressing that the team deserved to win the league. He congratulated the club, the Sharjah Sports Council and the Football Company, as well as the club’s technical and administrative staff, and its players and fans.
He added that the club won the title due to its professionalism and the support of the administration and fans, and praised its effective planning and confidence in Abdulaziz Al Anbari, who became the first Emirati manager to win the league.
"We are proud of the club’s achievement and its comeback, which will raise the level of competition between other teams next season and support the development of the Arabian Gulf League and Emirati football in general," Sheikh Nahyan said in conclusion.
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