President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has attended the fourth match played by the Maldives National Football Team in the SAFF Championship 2021. The Maldives team faced off against the Indian National Team at the National Stadium tonight.
This was the tenth match in the championship, which would go on from 1 -16 October 2021. The Indian National Team won the game with a score of 3 - 1. With this score, the Indian team secured their place in the SAFF Championship 2021 final.
The President was accompanied at the stadium by Vice President Faisal Naseem, Speaker of Parliament and former President Mohamed Nasheed, cabinet ministers, senior government officials and Maldivian supporters.
The Maldives had previously won the SAFF Championship cup twice, once in 2008 and once in 2018.