The five-time Ballon d'Or winner, who has five UEFA Champions League titles to his name, captained the Saudi Arabian side to an opening three points in Group E.
"Sincere congratulations to my brother @TamimBinHamad and the Qatari people on Qatar's victory in the AFC Asian Cup in Doha and successful organisation of the tournament," wrote Sheikh Mohamed on X.
Playing in front of 86,492 spectators at Lusail Stadium, which staged the World Cup final 14 months ago, Jordan were in their first Asian Cup final and contesting the biggest game in their history.
Hosts and holders Qatar squeezed into an Asian Cup final with Jordan after beating Iran 3-2 with an 82nd-minute winner in a frenetic encounter on Wednesday.
UAE head coach Bert van Marwijk warned against overconfidence as his side marched to a 5-0 victory against Indonesia on Friday, their third consecutive win in Group G of the Asian Qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and AFC Asian Cup China 2023.
Some of the finest players are aiming to emulate the illustrious alumni of the WAAP championship when the region’s premier women’s event is held at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club in the UAE capital from Nov.10-13.