Al Murjan Private Crowned Al Murjan Group Championship banner


Al Murjan Private football team was crowned champion of the third Al Murjan Group Championship after a thumping 4-1 win over bitter rivals Al Ahbar at the Fireball field.
Both teams headed into the final with high hopes of winning the trophy in this year's edition cup which was dominated by Al Kawther who were the champions of the past two tournaments.
The final, which was attended by hundreds of spectators who also shared some of prizes, lived up to expectations with both sides going all out. The two teams dominated their previous matches in the tournament right from the start.
The final was attended by Shaikh Sultan Khalid bin Mahfouz who honoured all the teams taking part. Shaikh Sultan also presented individual awards to tournament's top scorer Ahmed Khurd, best goalkeeper Saleh Bakhraibah while Al Ahbar's Sami Al Mahdali was the best player and Al Miftah voted ideal team.
Also present were Hani Ba Othman, Al Murjan Group CEO and tournament's executive committee chairmen, Tawfiq Ba Hamdain, CEO of Al Murjan Private, Jubarah Al Jihani, tournament’s supervisor and a number of top executives of various companies of Al Murjan Group.
Commenting on this year’s tournament, Ba Othman said the group will always be committed to promoting active health living among its employees through sports and football in particular.
He added “The tournament was a success and well organized.” He continued “We will continue organizing the tournament because our staff is the greatest asset our business and with such a tournament we always ensure our staff is enthused, productive, and ready to give their all.”
After an impressive closing ceremony display which thrilled the packed field, he congratulated winners of the tournament as well as all participants for showing their true essence of social activities through sports.