Fujairah CP receives UAE’s first winner of AFC Distinguished Service Awards FUJAIRAH, 10th December, 2015 (WAM) – H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Crown Prince of Fujairah, has received Dr. Abdullah Hassan Baroon Ali, the first Emirati to win the Asian Football Confederation Distinguished Service Awards (for 15 years dedicated service).
A host of inspirational medical professionals were recognised for their endeavours at the first ever AFC Football Medical Awards on the sidelines of the 5th AFC Medical Conference in New Delhi, India. The AFC Football Medicine Awards have been designed to acknowledge and recognise the contribution of medical professionals to the development of football and, at the same time, serve as an inspiration to others to continue their involvement in the game at all levels.
Sheikh Mohammed congratulated Dr. Baroon, wishing him more success.
Dr. Baroon thanked Sheikh Mohammed for his support for sports in the Emirate of Fujairah and across the UAE.