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Al Jazira Olympic Players Leaves to Muscat with UAE Team

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 Abu Dhabi: 27 December 2013
 
Al Jazira Olympic Players with join their teammates in the UAE Olympic Team in a inside gathering in Dubai, at Saturday the 28th of December, before they leave on Sunday the 29th to Omani capital Muscat for the U22 Asian Cup Finals, which will start at 11th and end at the 26th of January 2014, with participation of 16 Asian National Team.
 
The coach of the Olympic Team Ali Ibrahim changed the schedule of the team’s preparations; he decided to gather the players in Dubai right after the last match in the 12th round of the Arabian Gulf League. The gathering was supposed to start at the 28th of this month, but now it will start at the 28th and the team will head to Muscat on the 29th for preparatory camp lasted until 8 of January, and it will include a friendly match against Jordan in the 3rd of January.
 
The national teams committee in the UAE Football Federation has approved the list that provided by Ali Ibrahim; the list consisted of 24 players, and 6 of them were from Al Jazira; they are: Khalfan Mubarak, Salim Ali, Salim Rahid, Ahmed Al Hashimi, Saif Khalfan and Ahmed Rabee Salim.
 
The UAE Olympic team is in the 2nd group in the finals, with North Korea, Syria and Yemen. They will start the championship by facing Syria in 11 Jan., then they will play against Yemen in the second round in the 13th of the same month, and they will end their matches in the group stages by playing against North Korea on the 15.