In the UAE, 180 young athletes (16 teams) from national clubs to sports academies and schools competed in a one day local tournament in Dubai. Al Wasl Club scooped the champions' title for the second time (won the 2015 national final).
The Danone Nations Cup is supported by local sports authorities like the Dubai Sports Council that has been an invaluable partner and strongly believes in the values of Fair Play that are implied by DNC. The local ambassador for the Danone Nations Cup UAE is Al Wasl's legend, Nasser Khamis.
Participated in the DNC in 2015 and 2017
2017 national team: Al Wasl Team Club
2017 ranking: 15th