DUFC WIN­NERS TRAINED BY MAN UNITED COACHES

7 Days in Dubai - - SPORT -

The UAE Schools Cup 2016 win­ning teams from Al Yas­mina School and Philadel­phia Pri­vate School were given the trip of a life­time to Manch­ester last week­end. While in Eng­land the two teams took part in train­ing clin­ics led by Manch­ester United coaches be­fore head­ing to Old Traf­ford to see Louis van Gaal’s side earn a 1-1 draw with now Premier League win­ners Le­ices­ter. “This trip has re­ally boosted my con­fi­dence and I now be­lieve that if I work hard that I can fol­low my dream of be­ing a pro­fes­sional player.,” said Mo­hamed El Shabrawy, cap­tain of the Boys U14 side. “When we were at the match at Old Traf­ford, all I could think of was one day that could be me on the pitch, scor­ing a goal with 75,000 fans cheer­ing for me. It was amaz­ing!”

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