Gen. Mohammed all praise for UAE handball team

Gen. Mohammed all praise for UAE handball team

The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi congratulated the team’s management and players for their great achievement of qualifying for the World Cup and their outstanding performance in the qualification matches, expressing his happiness with the good results.



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Published: Tue 18 Mar 2014, 10:04 AM

Last updated: Tue 7 Apr 2015, 9:18 PM

General Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan congratulates the players on their success. — Wam

General Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan congratulates the players on their success. — Wam

General Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received at the Al Bahar Palace on Monday the UAE handball team which have qualified for the first time for the 2015 World Men’s Handball Championship to be held in Doha, Qatar.

The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi congratulated the team’s management and players for their great achievement of qualifying for the World Cup and their outstanding performance in the qualification matches, expressing his happiness with the good results.

Gen. Shaikh Mohammed praised the players’ performance and skills during the competitions, lauding the national spirit of the UAE Handball team during the championship and their determination to achieve good results and contribute to the achievements of the UAE.

He also affirmed his confidence in the ability of the Emiratis to achieve good results with efficiency and professionalism. Gen. Shaikh Mohammed said: “You are the most precious asset of our country, we count on you today and in the future and you will hoist the UAE flag, since the country has its pride through its youth.”

“No doubt, it is a historic achievement and I wish to congratulate the UAE, Emiratis and the wise leadership on the achievement of those youth who raised the flag high, we are sure that the UAE has such kind of youth that always bring pride,” Gen. Shaikh Mohammed said.

He added: “We always back and encourage winners, who should be recognised, honoured and supported for making us proud.”

Among those who attended the meeting were Shaikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Sports Council and Shaikh Nayhan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Youth Culture and Community Development.


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