OFA, Badr Al Samaa renew tie-up

MUSCAT: The Oman Football Association (OFA) and Badr Al Samaa Group of Hospitals recently renewed their partnership for the 2017-18 football season. Having had a long and fruitful relationship with the OFA, Badr Al Samaa Group of Hospitals have been an important partner by virtue of their contribution to the game. A key contributor towards ensuring health and safety standards in football, they have supported the game at all levels such as the national team, club level football, grassroots and even community events.
They have contributed significantly to boosting the medical infrastructure around organised football in the Sultanate while also providing extensive health checkups as per Fifa standards to ensure the players are medically fit.
OFA General Secretary Said Othman al Balushi spoke about the renewal as he said:
“Badr Al Samaa has been longstanding and important partners of the OFA and we are very pleased to have them on board for the 2017-18 season. It is with their support that we have had the opportunity to significantly improve the health and safety standards in Oman football today. We look forward to working with them for the coming season.”
Abdul Latheef, VT Vinod and PA Mohammed, Directors of Badr Al Samaa Group of Hospitals, also expressed enthusiasm at the renewal of this partnership as he said:
“Football is the most played sport in Oman and as the largest private healthcare provider in the Sultanate, we wanted to get more involved and contribute to the community. Through this partnership, we want to provide a safe and healthy environment for people to play football all over Oman.”