State Counsellor inaugurated Football For Schools Program in Yangon

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January 31, 2020 / By Admin

State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi inaugurated FIFA’s Football For Schools Program on Today evening ( January 31)  in National Football Academy (Yangon).

Opening ceremony of the Football for schools program was also attended by Union Minister for the Health and Sports Dr. Myint Htwe, Union Minister for Education Dr Myo Thein Gyi, MFF president U Zaw Zaw, MFF Vice-President Dr.Sai Sam Htun, FIFA foundation CEO Youi Djorkaeff who a former France player in 1998 world cup champion team, officials from the Ministry, Township Football Association members, teachers, students and invited guests.

After the opening ceremony, they also looked around and were encouraged of activities.

The Ceremony started with a welcoming message by MFF President U Zaw Zaw. Next, State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi
delivered a speech and followed by FIFA foundation CEO Youi Djorkaeff.

After that, State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, FIFA foundation CEO, AFC and AFF members are commemorative gift presented each other.

As a part of Football For Schools Program, MFF president U Zaw Zaw were donated ten thousand balls to Union Minister of Education Dr. Myo Thein Gyi.