Abdullah Al Naboodah
Chairman of the Board of Al Ahli Club and Al Ahli Football Company
Abdullah Saeed Al Naboodah is the Chairman of the Board of Al Ahli Club and Al Ahli Football Company since 2010, a former Board Member of Dubai Sports Council and the UAE Football Association. His career spans several sports-related positions in the UAE. Since taking charge of Al Ahli Club, Al Naboodah succeeded in turning it into one of the UAE’s most successful sports clubs in terms of marketing and investments, building its brand name to become a leading name in the sports arena. Al Naboodah succeeded in attracting leading international sports figures such as Fabio Cannavaro, the world’s best footballer in 2006. His efforts led Al Ahli to celebrate a number of important accomplishments such as the recent Sports Excellence Awards and Etisalat Pro League Cup to name a few. Al Naboodah managed to steer the club to snatching the 2nd place in the Asian Club Handball Championship as well as other achievements.