National U-16 Football Championship 2015 started today

Lahore, June 27, 2015 (PPI-OT): National U-16 Championship started at Qilla Qasim Bagh Stadium in Multan with a colourful ceremony held here at the Qasim Bagh Stadium in which participating teams took part in the march past. Almost 3000 spectators watched the opening ceremony.

Following 9 teams are participating in the championship:-

Provincial Teams: Punjab-Sindh-Balochistan

Regional Teams: Gilgit Baltistan- AJK

Zonal Teams: Faisalabad/Sahiwal – Quetta Zone – Karachi Green Zone

Host Team: Multan

In the first match played between Punjab and AJK resulted as below,

Punjab 4


Scorers Punjab: Shehzad Khurram 9 and 17 mnts, Ahmed Zubair 20 mnts, Muhammad Asif 30 mnts

Scorer AJK: Farhan 48 mnts on Penalty Kick

YC Punjab: Umair 19 mnts, Adnan Mustafa 47 mnts, Hasan Raza 58 mnts

Amer Dogar MNA from Multan was the Chief Guest at the opening ceremony. Wg. CDR. Retd. Pervaiz Saeed Mir Dir Dev and Comp PFF and Mian Javed Qureshi President Multan DFA were also present at the occasion.

For more information, contact:
Syed Muhammad Hasnain
Acting Media Manager
Pakistan Football Federation
Opposite Punjab Stadium, Ferozepur Road,
Lahore – Pakistan.
Tel: +92 42 99230821, +92 42 99230822
Fax: +92 42 99230823