Djibouti Telecom celebrates league title

Djibouti Football Federation
has concluded its division A football league of the year, with Djibouti Telecom
FC winning the competition.

The team already confirmed
their league title, but it thrashed the University team by 4-1 in its final
match played here at the technical centre facility.

Djibouti Football Federation
president Souleiman Hassan Waberi presented the trophy to the wining team
during a colourful ceremony at the National technical centre on Saturday.

The closing ceremony attracted
top level officials including FDF executive committee members, club authorities
and directors from Djibouti telecom Ahmed Hassan and Mohamed Omar.

“I congratulate you on your
victory after a long struggle and hard-work” president Souleiman said as he
presented the trophy to Djibouti Telecom’s captain on Saturday.

The president praised local
sponsors and the government of the republic of Djibouti for their continued
role in the promotion of football in the soccer-growing horn of African nation.

The interest of football in
the country had unexpectedly increased since the young age president Souleiman
Hassan Waberi came to office on 10th of November 2012. 

President Souleiman and his
committee revived women’s involvement in football, created the nation’s first
ever beach soccer tournament and as well as implemented a number of grassroots
development programs carried out across the country so far.

By Shafi’i Mohyaddin Abokar
CECAFA Media Committee Member