The UAE Pro League has taken a step to the forefront of innovation and technology by announcing the results of the draw for the 2023-2024 season for the first time in the region using the artificial intelligence (AI) program ‘ChatGPT’.
The event, held at Sea World on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, marked a turning point in the way professional football games are organized.
The high-profile event was attended by VIPs including UAE Pro League Chairman Abdulla Naser Al Jneibi, board members, sponsors, professional club representatives and media personnel.
In his opening address, Al Jneibi highlighted the ambition of the UAE Pro League to evolve from one season to the next with the strong support of the UAE leadership. This forward momentum is part of achieving the goals of the professional league’s 2020-2030 strategic plan.
Al Jneibi recognizes the important role of UAE Pro League sponsors, commending their invaluable social presence and the successful partnerships they exemplify. He also stressed the importance of media partners and TV broadcasters. He said: “Their unwavering support and active participation have enriched our tournament with comprehensive, professional coverage.
The Chairman of the UAE Pro League underscored the importance of hosting events at such a prominent location as SeaWorld Yas Island, the Middle East’s first marine life-themed amusement park.
This contemporary entertainment destination plays a vital role in raising environmental awareness and protecting marine life in Abu Dhabi, the UAE and the wider region.
“We are committed to maintaining absolute transparency and accuracy in the draw for the new season. Our state-of-the-art intelligent electronic system determines the game week of the ADNOC Pro League. In addition, for the first time, we use artificial intelligence to determine the ADIB Cup draw, reflecting our partnership with the UAE. Alignment of an ambitious 2031 AI strategy,” Al Jneibi elaborated.
He added: “Our overriding aim remains to achieve the greatest balance for everyone and to distribute games in the best possible way in the coming season, according to the established timetable.”
In addition to the headquarters of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), the headquarters of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), a leading provider of low-emission energy, and the headquarters of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) also hosted the event. Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) is a leading bank offering innovative and unique services. Serve.
Ahead of the draw ceremony, tributes were paid to national coach Mahdi Ali, a prominent figure in Emirati sport who has made significant contributions to Emirati football and has received numerous accolades to the delight of fans of the teams he led .
Adib Cup draw
According to the UAE Artificial Intelligence 2031 Strategy, the ADIB Cup draw was conducted using artificial intelligence for the first time. The robot Pepper participated in the draw ceremony and explained the competition format and draw mechanism.
ADNOC Pro League winner Shabab Al Ahli and ADIB Cup winner Sharjah both automatically advanced to the quarter-finals.
The first match week, the second match week, the quarter-finals and semi-finals will be played in two rounds, while the final will be played in a single round.
ADIB Cup first round week kicks off with Al Wasl vs. Hatta and Baniyas vs. Al Jacinzin, while Al Wahda hosts Emirates and Holfakhan takes on Ittiha Dekarba.
Meanwhile, Ajman played against Al Nasr, while Arbata played against Al Ain.
ADNOC Professional League Intelligent Game Scheduling System
The ADNOC professional league intelligent game scheduling system has announced the complete schedule for the 2023-24 season, which will start on August 18, 2023 and end on May 26, 2024.
The first match will take place on 18-19 August 2023, with champions and defending champions Shabab Al Ahli kicking off their title defense against Ajman at the Rashid bin Saeed Stadium.
Meanwhile, the remainder of Week 1 will be at Khor Fakkan against Hatta, Al Nasr against Al Jazira, Ittihad Kalba against Sharjah, Al Wasl against Emirates Stadium, Al Ain and Baniyas, while Al Wahda played against Arbata. The second round of this competition week will take place on February 23-24, 2024.
Match week 2 matches will take place on 25th, 26th and 27th August 2023 and will feature Hatta vs Al Ain, Shabab Al Ahli vs Khorfakkan, Emirates vs Ajman, Al Bataeh vs Ittihad Kalba, Al Jazira against Al Wahda, Bani Yas against Al Nasr, Sharjah against Al Wasr, while the second round will take place on March 2-3, 2024.
Meanwhile, the third match will take place on 22-23 September 2023, featuring Khorfakkan vs Emirates, Al Nasr vs Sharjah, Al Ain vs Ajman, Ittihad Kalba vs Al Jazira, Al Bataeh vs Shabab Al Ahli, Al Wahda against Hatta, Al Wasl against Baniyas, while the second round will take place on March 8-9, 2024.
Matches for Week 4 will be held on 28th, 29th and 30th September Sharjah vs. Al Ain, Al Jazira vs. Al Bataeh, Shabab Al Ahli vs. Al Wahda, Bani Yas vs. Emirates, Khorfakkan vs. . Al Wasl, Hatta vs. Al Nasr, Ajman vs. Ittihad Kalba, while the second round will take place on March 13-14, 2024.
The fifth match is scheduled for October 6, 7 and 8, 2023 and will feature a series of exciting matches including Bani Yas vs Al Wahda, Ittiha Ittihad Kalba vs Hatta, Al Wasl vs Ajman, Emirates vs Sharjah, Al Jazira vs Shabab Al Ahli, Al Nasr vs Al Ain, Al Bataeh vs Khorfakkan and the second round of these matches will take place on April 4-5, 2024.
Round 6 kicks off on 27-28 October 2023 with exciting matchups Al Wahda vs Ittihad Karba, Arbata vs Ajman, Al Ain Against Emirates, Shabab Al Ahly against Al Nasr, Sharjah against Bani Yas, Khorfakkan against Al Jazira and Hatta against Al Wasl ). The second round is scheduled for April 16-17, 2024.
Match week 7 on 2, 3 and 4 November 2023 will see Bani Yas vs Khorfakkan, Al Wasl vs Al Ain, Al Jazira v Sharjah, Ittihad Kalba v Shabab Al Ahli, Ajman v Al Ain Wahda, Al Nasr v Al Bataeh, Emirates Stadium v Hatta. The second round is scheduled for April 21-22, 2024.
The eighth match will take place on 25-26 November 2023 and will see Hatta v Baniyas, Arbata v Sharjah, Ittihad Kalba v Al Nasr, Khor Fakkan Against Ajman, Al Jazira against Alwas, Shabab Al Ahli against Sharjah. Al Ain, Al Wahda against Emirates. The second round of these competitions will take place on April 30 and May 1, 2024.
For Game Week Nine, fans should mark their calendars for December 1-2, 2023. Matches include Sharjah v Shabab Al Ahli, Al Ain v Khorfakkan, Al Nasr v Al Wahda, Al Wasl v Al Bataeh, Ajman v Al Bataeh. Hatta, Emirates against Ittihad Kalba and Baniyas against Al Jacinra. The second round of these competitions is scheduled for May 4-5, 2024.
The tenth match will take center stage on 8-9 December 2023, with Al Jazira vs Ajman, Shabab Al Ahli vs Emirates, Ittihad Kalba vs Al Ain, Khorfakkan vs Al Nasr, Al Wahda vs Al Wasl , Hatta vs. Sharjah and Al Batah vs Bani Yas. The second round of these competitions will take place on May 12, 13 and 14, 2024.
Match 11 on 15-16 December 2023 will feature Al Ain vs Al Wahda, Bani Yas vs Shabab Al Ahli, Sharjah vs Khorfakkan, Al Wasl vs Ittihad Kalba, Hatta vs Al Bataeh, Ajman vs Al Nasr , and Emirates against Al Jacinra. The second round will take place on May 17-18, 2024.
The twelfth match is scheduled for 23-24 December 2023 and is expected to see Al Jazira v Hatta, Khorfakkan v Al Wahda, Bani Yas v Ittihad Kalba, Shabab Al Ahli v Al Wasl, Sharjah v Ajman , Al Nasr vs. Al Wahda. Emirates, and Al Batah vs. Al Ain. The second round of these competitions will take place on May 21-22, 2024.
Finally, the thirteenth race will take place on February 16-17, 2024. This round includes Al Wahda vs Sharjah, Al Ain vs Al Jazirah, Hatta vs Sabah Al Ahly, Al Wasl vs Al Nasr, Ajman vs Baniyas, Emirates vs . Al Bataeh, and Ittihad Kalba vs. Khorfakkan. The second round of these competitions will take place on May 25-26, 2024.
Every round will bring exciting matches that will keep UAE fans on edge. As the team prepares for the upcoming season, all fans are eagerly awaiting the best show in UAE football. Stay tuned for more updates as the UAE Pro League 2023-2024 season unfolds.