1995 News Story

Charity soccer match for Bosnian Muslims

Prince Faisal Bin Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz, Chairman of Youth Welfare , Chairman of the Saudi Soccer Federation, and head of the Arab Sports Federation for Islamic Solidarity today endorsed a plan to hold a friendly charity match between the Saudi team of Al-Ittihad and a team from Sarajevo. The proceeds from the match, scheduled for Monday September 11 at the Youth Welfare's stadium in Jeddah, will go to support the Bosnian people. The event comes in the framework of the campaign for solidarity with the Bosnians by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz to coincide with the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC).