Nasser Al Khelaifi – A true story

Nasser Al Khelaifi – A true story

What will you do when miracle is personified as a man, sounds interesting right? A personality who is considered as the most powerful man in French football Mr. Nasser Al Khelaifi was a tennis player then. Nasser bin Ghanim Al-Khelaifi was born in 12 November 1973 in Sur, Sultanate of Oman. He is a business man as well as the chair person of beIN media group and when he joined the company, it was Al Jazeera Media Network and later it was renamed as beIN sports which is one of the most famous sports TV channel.

He started his profession as a tennis player at his tender age of 17 and also became the second most successful member in that sports. In the year 2002, he retired from playing tennis and later in 2008, he became the president of the Qatar Tennis Federation and till now he has been rendering his service as a proud president.

After his retirement in tennis, he joined in media group and there his administrative career started. Al Jazeera Media Network which is rebranded as beIN group has become the official owner of beIN sports. At that time, Nasser was elected as the chief executive officer of the group and this company has 22 sports channels and they are broadcasted across numerous places of the world such as North Africa, North America, Asia and more.

Later from 2011, Al Khelaifi has been the chairman of Qatar Sports Investments (QSi) which is nothing but funds that are provided to any sports investments. At the same time, when QSi acquired Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) Football Club and this man was also made as the CEO of that club, thus he strengthens the Interest of Qatar in French football. Thus he has not only stepped into tennis but also in football sport.

So at the same year, this Qatari became the new president and chief executive officer of Paris Saint-Germain. How great this man, isn’t it? If you want to see a brief video about him, then here it is for you. Click this video link to see a brief video about this man.

Under his leadership, PSG won the 2013-2014 UEFA Champions League season with 89 points, a record winning point. Once again in the year 2018– 2019, they reached the finals but unfortunately they lost at their home. You should take him as a role model, as he has made so many good deeds at this young age and also has made Qatar proud of him.

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