Ali Salem Al Midfa received at Sharjah Stadium yesterday, Edwin van Dar Sar, CEO of the Dutch Ajax Club, in the presence of Abdullah Mohammed Al-Ajla, President of the Sharjah Football Club Company, Cosmin Olario, coach of the first team and the Dutch acting consul in the country, Martin Froger, Saud Al-Doukhi, Hassan Ahmed and Omran Al-Jasmi, members of the Football Company. Football, and Mr. Waheed Arafat, CEO of the company and the training staff of the Ajax Academy in Sharjah Club.
Al Midfa valued the great cooperation between the two clubs in the field of training players and developing and refining the skills of youngsters in order to create a large base of talented players who have obtained high doses of tactics and discipline so that they are ready to join the ranks of the first team in the club, and then the national teams.
For his part, Van Dar Sar Al Midfa said: “We worked hard despite the circumstances of the Covid-19 epidemic, and it is a joy to hear that thanks to the contribution of our coaching team, the training has become more receptive to the players and they are eager to develop and attend the training sessions, which makes us feel proud to have Ajax Academy affiliates here. To work with in an academy with Sharjah Club.
At the end of the visit, Ali Salem Al Midfa presented the Sharjah shirt to Van Dar Sar, while Abdullah Al-Ajla presented the Sharjah Club goalkeeper shirt to the historical goalkeeper of the Dutch national team. Al Midfa also presented the club’s shield and team shirts to the Dutch acting consul Martin Froger before everyone took memorial photos in the stadium.