Arab American University hosted the Independence Championship for 5-a-side football in which Jenin governorate institutions participated. It’s organized by Sports Federation for All under the auspices of the Higher Council for Youth and Sports, Fateh in Jenin Region, and Jenin’s Sports Committee.
This championship is part of the central championship for institutions held in all the West Bank governorates, coinciding with the commemoration of independence.
Eight teams participated in the championship representing national institutions in Jenin. They were divided into two groups, consisting of 4 teams, each group first and second teams qualify for semi-finals.
Director of Sports Facilities at the Arab American University Mr. Oday Daragmeh said it’s the university policy to communicate with local community. We’re communicating with them through sports championships to promote the concept of sport for all and emphasize its importance.