Somali Football Federation strated the rehabilitation
of the football stadiums in Mogdisho
is a sign revealing the new change in the Somali Football
Federation to which new members elected to lead on May
2006 after the Federation encountered long lasted difficulties.
new leadership of the Somali Football Federation started
to open new page for the Federation and at the same
time is planning to make considerable changes in what
caused the former management to have failed. It is for
the first time that the Federation embarked on to act
on the problems suffered by the football stadiums in
the Capital of Somalia, while this is a part of the
development of the Somali Football.
Football Stadium is the oldest of all the stadiums in
Somalia and its building is seemingly not reliable,
while most of parties of the premises might pose danger
the spectators, because the buildings faced massive
spite of the playing field, there is massive destruction
in the seating for the spectators, and this necessitated
the authorities of the Football Federation headed by
Muhyadin Hassan Ali (Darbaweyne) to pay personally for
the cost of rehabilitating the Stadium.
is too difficult for a player to control properly a
ball passed to him by a teammate or he received by means
of drift, because the playing field is not smooth, the
Coach of the Somali National Football Team Abdi-Kus,
who played in Benadir Stadium for the first time in
of the former Somali football players with whom I met
told me that the last time in which the stadium premises
and the playing field rehabilitated was 1977, the reported
of Midnimo.com, Nuradin, said .
the photos we took of Benadir Stadium reveal considerable
tasks being carried out there, which necessitate the
Federation to be assisted in them.
after the rehabilitation task started in the stadium,
German and Swiss journalists paid a visit there and
met with the Chairman of the Somali Football Federation.
Darbaweyne appealed to the Somali business people and
the Somali Diasporas in Europe, US, Canada, Arab countries
and in other parties in the world to contribute to the
rehabilitation of the Somali sports, particularly the
stadiums and players’ clothing items.
international community will assist you when they see
your performance, Muhyadin Hassan Ali (Darbaweyne) said
while speaking to Midnimo .com.
Stadium needs for large buildings such a well, accommodations
for the players when they are in training for forthcoming
competitions, toilets, offices and seating for the spectators.
most important party of the Stadium is the playing field
and there is a need for a well and an underground shower
that sprays onto the pitch, because the ground needs
to be watered always.
is expected the Chairman of the Somali Football Federation
to hold a press conference in the near future, and to
give details about the reconstruction plan for the various
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