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New agreement to help Afghanistan develop volleyball further

Kabul, Afghanistan, June 22, 2012 – The Afghanistan Volleyball Federation (AVF) has signed a five-year sponsorship deal with Etisalat Afghanistan Telecommunication Company as part of their on-going efforts to improve the level of the sport in the country.

AVF president Dr Popalzay signed the contract alongside Etisalat chief marketing officer Yasser Alamyem on May 23 following the conclusion of the national championship final.

The agreement means that the AVF will receive $650,000 to help cover national team costs as well the regional and national volleyball championship and beach volleyball events.

Also present at the signing was H.E. Minster of Information and Culture Makhdum Raheen and the National Olympic Committee president Mohammad Zahir Aghbar.

The national championship itself was a success, with hundreds attending the match and millions more watching at home as National Security Volleyball Club claimed the title.


Afghanistan Volleyball Federation president Dr Popalzay alongside Etisalat chief marketing officer Yasser Alamyem after signing the agreement.