Muscat: As a reward for their contribution for football development and the strides made by the Omani Football Association, the Sultanate has been chosen as a venue for the FIFA Executive Summit.
According to a statement issued by the Omani Football Association (OFA), Oman will host the FIFA Executive Summit on February 4 in 2018.
The Summit will be organised in the presence of who is who of global football, including FIFA chief Gianni Infantino and the top officials of various national associations.
The Summits, conceptualised by Gianni Infantino with the main theme ‘Bringing Football Back to FIFA and FIFA to Football', is aimed at strengthening the relationship between the FIFA and its member associations.
The last cycle involved 11 Summits, the last of which concluded in London on March 7 this year.
The new cycle will have 12 summits in different countries between from November 2017 to March 2018.