We organised a friendly match between F.C Barcelona Legends and Real Madrid C.F Legends in Muscat, capital city of Oman. More than 20,000 fans met their stars at Muscat National Stadium.Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex assisted to the win of F.C Barcelona Legends for 2-1. The perfect weather and the great atmosphere in the stadium between supporters made the match a memorable event that had never happened in the Arabic Gulf before.
Another important act was the launch of Real Madrid Foundation Football Academy with Rubén de la Red, former Real Madrid C.F player, as Ambassador. Minister of Tourism and Sport of Oman and our CEO, Mr Rayco García, as Technical Director and Manager of the academy, witnessed the opening ceremony. Nowadays, more than 150 youngsters play football while learning values for life according to Real Madrid CF methodology.