Al Ain officially is contracting with the midfielder Sulttan Al Ghafri (26 years) for three seasons. This deal comes within the framework of Al Ain administration efforts in order to support the team with good players as a preparation for the new football season.
H.E Mohamed Obied Hamad, supervisor of Al Ain First Football Team stated that the negotiations go easily because of the player’s strong wish to join Al Ain team. He added that Al Ain main target in next football season is to compete in order to win all the trophies. He also considers Al Ghafri as a good addition to the team because of his technical abilities and his fighting spirit in the field. He is pointing out that Al Ain negotiated with Al Ghafri after they make sure his contract is ended with his previous club Bani Yass. He also wishes all the success for the player during the next football season.
Hamad also denied the rumors which relating Al Ain with a serious negotiations with the Moroccan players Younis Balhanda and Adel Tarebt and he said: Al Ain Club administration confirmed in more than one occasion that the four foreign players contracts is continued with Al Ain; choices are open for the head coach Cosmin and if there is any deal it will be revealed through official channels.
Name: Sulttan Ali Al Ghafri
Date of Birth: 18-9-1986
Height: 176 cm
Weight : 65 Kg