• The King's Cup
  • 01 May 2019

SAFF president: Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques patronage honors the Saudi athletes

The president of the Saudi Arabian Football Federation, SAFF, Louai Al-Sebeae, on his own behalf and that of the board members of SAFF, expressed his deep appreciation and gratitude for the honor of the patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman Bin Abdel Aziz to the final of the King's Cup, which will see Al-Ittihad facing Al-Taween on Thursday, confirming : "The patronage of King Salman to the final is a source of great pride for the Saudi youth in general and the athletes in particular.".

"The patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman Bin Abdel Aziz to the final of the King's Cup is an honor for the family of Saudi football in general and for the Al-Ittihad and Al-Taween clubs in particular, as the success of the two clubs in reaching the final of a cup bears the name of King Salman and held under his auspices is a great achievement in itself and is a culmination of a great season", Al-Sebeae said.

SAFF president expressed his happiness that the patronage of King Salman to the final match comes at the backdrop of an exceptional season at the technical and organizational level, thanks to the generous support of King Salman and Crown Prince Mohamed Bin Salman, to the Saudi football at all levels." he added

"This support is an affirmation of the attention and care provided to the Saudi youth in all sectors by the rational leadership.', he added.

Al-Sebeae said that the patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman Bin Abdel Aziz to the final of the King's Cup will present a window of opportunity for the fans to express their gratitude to the rational leadership for its attention and care provided to sport sector and youth, hailing the efforts of His Royal Highness Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al Saud, chairman of General Sports Authority to keep pace with this concern for the good of the Saudi football.

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