Jordan's hosting of FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup to attract more sporting events

Published October 2nd, 2016 - 02:22 GMT

Minister of State for Media Affairs, the Government Spokesman, Mohammad Al Momani said Jordan has succeeded in organizing the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup after a distinguished opening ceremony of the tournament.

Al Momani added that this tournament will make Jordan a destination for more international sporting events.

The minister expressed appreciation for the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA), which entrusted Jordan with hosting such an international event to give Jordanians the opportunity to prove their efficiency and capabilities in this area.

He also praised HRH Prince Ali bin Al Hussein efforts to secure the Kingdom such an opportunity, which constituted a challenge for every institution to prove its ability of organizing the event in accordance with international standards.

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