The AUM Basketball and Football teams have participated in the 14th World InterUniversities Tournament “EuroRoma 2014“ which was held from 13th to the 16th of November 2014 in Rome, Italy. Our AUM football & basketball teams have made us proud.
Here are highlights from the AUM’s basketball/football team participation in Euro Roma.
The AUM Basketball Team Participation
The AUM basketball Team qualified itself for the quarter finals as the best team in its group which was consisted of: University Applied Health Studies Zagreb – Croatia, Comillas University Madrid – Spain, Franklin University – Switzerland. The AUM basketball team has won all the games in the first round of the quarter finals but got defeated by Roma TRE University (The Hosting University) in the playoff. The AUM basketball players were: Othman Alothaibi, Yousiff Borhamah, Aziz Ragab, Salem Al Amairi, Yousef Saeed, Jasem Al Temimi, Saood Al Dhweehy, Abdullah Akrouf, Dhairi Al Aleyyan and Ahmad Raqam.
The AUM Football Team
The AUM football team made us proud by winning the 2nd place in their group which included: Universita Degli Studi Roma Tre-2- Italy, AALTO University – Finland and Universite Des Sciences Et De La Technology Houari Boumediene – Algeria. AUM qualified itself for the eight finals. The American University in Cairo – Egypt were beaten 1-0 by AUM. AUM played versus AIX Marseille Universite – France and tied 0-0, losing in the penalty 4-3. The AUM football players were: Mohammad Al Houli, Mohammad Al Mutairi, Abdulrahman Al-Qattan, Fahad Al-Enezi, Ahmad Al-Kandari, Abdulaziz Abdullah, Abdulaziz Al-Sabah, Hussain Al-Ibrahim, Abdullateef Al-Rasheed, Othman Al-Tulaihi, Abdullah Saleh, Hamad Al-Azemi, Ahmad Abbas, Mohammed Ahmad, Mohammad Taqi, Mohammad Khajah, Hussain Al-Jazzaf and Abdulaziz Haidar.