FIFA Club World Cup Adds Hospital Sponsor

By Sree Varma | December 12, 2018

Burjeel Hospital in Abu Dhabi has become the latest National Supporter of the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2018, which kicks off today and runs until December 22 in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain.

As part of the sponsorship agreement, the leading hospital brand will provide extensive medical backing during the tournament, including services for the participating teams and supporters.

Burjeel Hospital will also benefit from brand exposure and association rights during the tournament.

The event starts today with local team Al Ain FC versus Team Wellington FC from New Zealand.

Amir Firdaus, Burjeel Hospital’s Chief Operations Officer, said: “Burjeel Hospital is a supporter of football and the sport’s development. We are one of the biggest hospital groups providing sports medicine and other facilities to athletes, including football players. We are happy and proud to support the FIFA Club World Cup 2018.”

Philippe Le Floc’h, FIFA’s Chief Commercial Officer, added: “FIFA is pleased to welcome Burjeel Hospital to our line-up of National Supporters for the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2018. We look forward to supporting their brand activations at the tournament.”