South Sudan Football Association president visits Abyei

President of South Sudan Football Association, Augustino Maduot Parek greets Abyei Chief Administrator Kuol Deim Kuol at Martyrs playground in Abyei Town before the final match of South Sudan Cup 2021 in Abyei Administrative Area between Madiing Achueng FC and Abyei City FC. | Credit: Dau Kuol Dau | AIRS 2021

The President of South Sudan Football Association, Augustino Maduot Parek has visited Abyei Administrative Area for the first time while in office.

Mr. Parek arrived in the area on Monday and will stay for three days. He is accompanied by chairpersons of football associations of Aweil, Kuajok, Rumbek, Wau and Abiemnhom.

The national football boss will meet local officials and football association to discuss challenges facing football.

The deputy chairperson of Abyei Local Football Association says Mr. Parek visited the football field in Abyei Town upon his arrival.

The delegation is expected to watch the final match of South Sudan Football Cup that will be played between Madiing Achueng FC and Abyei City FC.