Curtains come down on football competitions at SOP

DOHA, The football competitions for private secondary schools of the Schools Olympic Program 2018-2019 were successfully concluded at the Aspire Academy indoor playground on Thursday.

Palestinian school confidently won the trophy and the gold medal after beating rivals Tunisian school 1-0 in a thrilling final match held on Thursday.

HE Rabea Mohammed Al Kaaby, the president of Qatar School Sports Federation (QSSF) and Ali Al Hitmi, the QSSF secretary General crowned the winners and the runners-up in a festive sport scene.

The SOP is held annually as a collaborative effort of Qatar School Sports Federation (QSSF) and Ministry of Education and Higher Education, with hundreds of student athletes competing from all over Qatar.

The SOP committee aims to spread a culture of sports throughout Qatar’s schools and to engage the entire community in active and healthy lifestyles while retaining local values and traditions.

Source: Qatar Olympic Committee