Doha, September 19 (QNA) – HE Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Thani, the President of Qatar Football Association (QFA), on Wednesday presided over a meeting with club officials and heads of sports sections of local media. During the meeting held at Bidda Tower, the headquarters of QFA, a number of key topics were taken up inter-alia reducing the number of players allowed to be registered as per Article 32 of the Rules of competitions from 35 players to 30 players as from next season 2013 -2014 and raising the salaries of the Qatari players by 67% as from the same season.
It was also agreed to developing controls to register the local professional players according to the 4 + 7 base to help the technical machinery of the national team to take advantage of all the players without foreigners to get them involved in the national teams.
They also agreed to set controls for the transmission of youngsters under 18 years through the technical committee of the QFC and tighten sanctions manipulate contracts of the players and approved the mandatory post players of national teams in the proportion of 50% of the games with their clubs and to prevent trainers from overtime, especially in the media only with the consent of the technical commission and determine bonuses ratios obtained by the clubs in support of national teams. (QNA)