FIFA Inspects Its Projects in the Country
The Project Coordinator for Eastern African Countries at FIFA, Mrs. Abigail Lemma Hailemichael, President of SSFA, Mr. Francis Amin and the accompanying delegation, inspecting Juba Football Stadium, | Photo | SSFA Media
The Project Coordinator for Eastern African Countries at FIFA, Mrs. Abigail Lemma Hailemichael is in the country to inspect the progress of FIFA projects which are implemented by SSFA as well as the progress of other activities in the association during the previous years.
Mrs. Abigail was accompanied by the President of South Sudan Football Association (SSFA), Mr. Francis Amin together with the President of Aweil Local Football Association, Mr. Jok Wol, Mr. Mujahid Ali, member of Board of Directors and Mr. Victor Lawrence, SSFA Secretary General to inspect the construction work at Juba Football Stadium yesterday.
Mrs. Abigail expressed her happiness that the work has reached advanced stages as expected by FIFA, praising that the stadium will be one of the best stadia in the region; especially that it has been constructed according to the international standard.
On his part, Mr. Francis Amin, acknowledges the support of FIFA towards upgrading the standard of sport’s infrastructure in the country. He revealed that SSFA’s next target is the construction of Wau and Malakal Stadia.
Meanwhile, Mr. Girma Shiferaw, Director of GS Construction Company executing the project said that the work has reached its penultimate stage, explaining that only little work to finalize inside part of the stadium remains before the stadium will host matches.