AFC statement on Hakeem Al Araibi

Tuesday, February 12, 2019
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Kuala Lumpur: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) is extremely pleased with the decision of the courts in Thailand to order the release of Hakeem Al Araibi and allow him to return to Australia. 

The AFC has been working tirelessly with all the relevant stakeholders for several months and we thank each and everyone of those bodies for their support and commitment in bringing this matter to a positive end.