Syria’s national Olympic football team honored in Kuwait

Kuwait, SANA – The Syrian community in Kuwait honored Syria’s national Olympic football team in a ceremony that was held for the purpose.

The team is conducting a training camp in Kuwait in preparation for the 2015 AFC Asian Cup qualifiers.

Wael Nasser of the Public Relations Department of the Syrian Community affirmed that the Syrian expatriates will continue to provide whatever form of support in all sectors, including sport, to their fellow Syrians at home.

Members of the Syrian Embassy in Kuwait and representatives of the Syrian Airlines office attended the ceremony.

The Syrian team played the Kuwaiti team in a friendly match that ended with a 4-1 win for Syria.

Syria will meet Bangladesh on Friday in its first game within Asia Cup qualifiers.

Haifa Said

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