Historical moment in Amman on 5 May: FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter andPrince Ali, President of the Jordan
FA, officially inaugurated the newheadquarters of the Jordan
FA, a project that has been co-financed by theGoal and the Financial Assistance Programme of FIFA.
The contribution made by the GOAL Project has played a significant role inhelping the construction work to be completed in less than a year. In theevening the FIFA President attended two qualifying matches for the 2002World Cup between Chinese Taipei and Uzbekistan and between his hosts,Jordan
, and Turkmenistan.
The FIFA President was accompanied by Mohamed Bin-Hammam from Qatar, memberof the FIFA Executive Committee and Chairman of the Goal Project, byAbdullah Al-Dabal from Saudi-Arabia, member of the FIFA Executive Committeeand Michel Platini, his personal advisor.