Dubai /Tuesday, March 27th, 2018: KSA U-19 National Team has been crowned champion for Dubai U-19 International Cup following its 3 – nil win over UAE in the match held today. KSA delegation was honored with the trophy and the medals by the Board Members, Rashid Al Zaabi and Khalifa Al Ghafli in presence of Ali Al Shamsi and Hasan Suhail from National Team and Technical Affairs Committee.
Thailand came in the runners-up after ending its game with Armenia in a 2 – 2 draw to reach the 4th point. UAE finished in the 3rd place with three points while Armenia set in the bottom with only one point.
UAE player Suhail Abdulla received the Best Goalkeeper Award, while the awards of MVP and Scorer have gone to Ikaneet Peena (Thailand) and Abdulaziz Al Shahrani (KSA) respectively.
This friendly tournament which was run from 19 to 27 March 2018 has come within UAE preparatory program for AFC U-19 Championship to be held in Indonesia next October.