Doha, 15 September 2020 - The Board of Trustees of Qatar Football Association (QFA) Award presented the Football for All Award for the 2019-20 season to the Ministry of Interior, for its great efforts and contribution towards resumption of football activity.
HE Director of Public Security Major General Saad bin Jassim al-Khulaifi welcomed the initiative, and greeted HE the President of the QFA Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed al-Thani, highlighting the importance of co-operation between the Ministry of Interior and those in charge of football management in the State of Qatar to present a distinct image of the sport.
On his part, General Secretary of the Board of Trustees of QFA Award Hassan Rabiah al-Kuwari, said, “On behalf of His Excellency Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed al-Thani, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of QFA Award, I extend my thanks and appreciation to the Ministry of Interior for its concerted efforts and the great work it did in co-operation with various parties concerned to address the coronavirus pandemic. This honour also comes as a token of thanks and appreciation to the Ministry of Interior, and all its employees for their great contributions in the resumption of football activity in the State of Qatar.”
It may be noted that the Football for All Award is given to organisations, groups or individuals making a significant contribution towards football in the local community.