Baniyas Club hosts the International Junior Championships.


Under the auspices of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council, Baniyas Club will host the first International Junior Championships in the 2021/2022 season, with the participation of eight different clubs from inside and outside the country.

The tournament will be played over 10 days for teams under 17 years old, where all matches will be played in Al Shamkha and the opening match will be held on Sunday, 17-04-2022, with the participation Abu Dhabi clubs, which are Baniyas, Al Ain, Al Wahda and Al Jazira, in addition to Al Wasl Club and the Tunisian Étoile Sportive De Sahel, Al Hilal Sudanese and the Serbian Team Red Star Belgrade.

Mohammed Ali Al-Junaibi, a member of the Football Company’s Board of Directors and CEO, said that the tournament is receiving great interest from Baniyas Club, because we realize the importance of this age in the player’s journey, as it is possible to refine the players and make them fully ready to participate in the future with the first team, and added that the participating football schools. The tournament will add a lot to its artistic value, especially with the different participating schools, whether from Africa or Europe, or through the presence of several local clubs.