FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter (left) inaugurates another Goal project in Bahrain during his tour of Asia and Africa. Together with AFC President and FIFA Executive Commitee member Mohamed Bin Hammam (centre) and the President of the Bahraini Football Association(BFA), Sheikh Salman bin Ibrahim al-Khalifa (right), Blatter opened the BFA Accomodation and Training Centre in Manama on 12 February 2008.

Bahrain represented the last stop on a tour which has witnessed the FIFA President visit the Football Association of Qatar and take in the final of the CAF Africa Cup of Nations between Egypt and Cameroon in Accra, Ghana.