His Majesty the King’s Representative for Humanitarian Work and Youth Affairs HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa visited the national football team, ahead of the third round of Group C of the 2022 Fifa World Cup, 2023 Asian Cup qualifiers, which will be held in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
He was accompanied by HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Supreme Council for Youth and Sports (SCYS) First Deputy Chairman, General Sports Authority (GSA) Chairman and Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) President.
They were received by Bahrain Football Association (BFA) Chairman Shaikh Ali bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, BFA national teams committee member Mohammed bin Jalal amid precautionary measures for combating COVID-19.
HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa met the technical and administrative staff and players and urged them to double efforts to book a berth in the world cup.
He said that all the sports community and citizens support the national team, eying qualifications to the World Cup, adding that Bahrain has a great opportunity to achieve the goal, especially since the qualifiers will be held in the Kingdom.