x Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 24 July 2017

UAE Olympic team given Dh10 million

Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed, the President of the UAE and Ruler of Abu Dhabi, has ordered a Dh10 million grant for the Olympic football team and staff in recognition of their achievements.

Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed, the President of the UAE and Ruler of Abu Dhabi, has ordered a Dh10 million grant for the Olympic football team and staff in recognition of their achievements.

The team recently won silver at the Asian Games in Guangzhou, China.

The President also ordered a grant of Dh4m for the national junior team, who won the Gulf championship in Kuwait.