MEDAN (28 March 2014) – The members of the AFF Council could not have been given a bigger honour here in Medan than to be treated to a warm welcome dinner by Gatot Pujo Nugroho, the Governor of North Sumatra.
The AFF are having the 11th Council meeting for the session 2011-2015 at a prominent hotel here in the city of Medan where they were given a timely reception upon their arrival at the Kualanamu Airport.
And this evening, Governor Gatot welcomed the members of the AFF at his official mansion with a superb spread of flavours from Padang.
“At one time, Medan used to be the hotbed of athletics in the country even football. And I look forward to the days when sports will once again flourish here,” said His Excellency.
“We are proud that Medan has been chosen to host this AFF Council meeting and I hope that Medan will continue to be given a chance to do more for the sport.”
The AFF Council meeting begins tomorrow morning.