QFA and AFC organise coaching workshop
03 Nov 2017 - 1:27
In collaboration with the Asian Football Confederation (AFC), the Development Department of the Qatar Football Association (QFA) yesterday held the closing ceremony of the AFC level B football coaching workshop at Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium.
Captain Abdulkader Al Mugaisib was AFC accredited instructor of the course, which started on October 8. He was assisted by Captain Abdulrahman Saeed.
The ceremony was attended by Fahad Thani Al Zaraa, Director of the Development Department at QFA, Saeed Al Misnad, Technical Advisor at the Development Department at QFA, Ali Faraj Al Ghanem, Sports Director at Al Sadd Sports Club.
Commenting on the occasion, Fahad Thani, Director of Development Department at the QFA said: “We at the QFA believe in the importance of developing our coaches through such workshops since coaches are an essential element in the overall football development strategy.”
“The course was rich theoretically and practically as it involved the participation of a selection of Arab football stars who have international experience such as Captain Mohamed Abu Trika and Captain Wael Gomaa,” he added.
Fahad Thani praised the fruitful cooperation between the AFC and QFA which aims to educate coaches in advanced techniques and skills of the game.
The course was attended by 22 coaches including Arab football stars Captain Mohammed Abu Trika and Captain Wael Gomaa in addition to Captain Younis Ali.