H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie and the Diplomats Visit the Afghan National Football Team

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March 25th, 2016: His Excellency Ambassador Dr. Sayed Mohammad Amin Fatimie and the Afghan embassy staff had the great pleasure of visiting the Afghan national football team. A day after the match against Japan, H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie, Mr. M. Yasir Karimi (Second secretary), and Mr. Abdulzaman Akbari (Third secretary) visited the team and expressed what a great opportunity it was to see the proud Afghan national team was in Japan to play for the FIFA qualifier, and encouraged them for the upcoming match against Singapore. H.E. Dr. Fatimie presented his appreciation letter to the entire team staff for their hard work, on behalf of the embassy, for building the interest in football skills in Afghanistan and for further inspiring many in the country. Their example promotes peaceful exchange between countries in this modern era, not only between players, but also between supporters.

Just a day following the match, the team was already scheduled to head to prepare for the next game. H.E. Ambassador Dr. Fatimie, Mr. Ahmad Bashir Gafoori (First secretary), Mr. Karimi, and Mr. Akbari accompanied the team to the airport, and wished them the best of luck and success for the upcoming matches.

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