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  • Press Release-National U-16 Football Championship 2013 change of Date & Venue, 2013-PFF-Hasnain-23-05-2013

    24-May-2013
    Press Release Att: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chief  Press Release issued on May 5th, 2013 here by PFF, it was announced the PFF will organize National U-16 Football Championship, 2013 on the 31st... Read More...
  • Press Release- Pakistan Football Federation Official Mr. Ali Nawaz received the AFC distinguished Service Award 2013 from FIFA President Joseph . Blatter & AFC President Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa -PFF-Hasnain-07-04-2013

    09-May-2013
    Press Release Att: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chief FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter & AFC Newly elected President Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa presented the “AFC Distinguished Servic... Read More...
  • Press Release- Pakistan Football Federation 4 Officials received the AFC distinguished Service Award 2013 at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2013-PFF-Hasnain

    02-May-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Att: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chief It’s a great honor for PFF and the football family of Pakistan that 4 officials of Pakistan Football Federation will receive the... Read More...
  • Press Release-National Challenge Cup 2013 starting from 15th May to 27th May, 2013 at Dring Football Stadium, Bahawalpur-PFF-Hasnain

    02-May-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Press Release Att: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chief Pakistan Football Federation has announced to conduct National Football Challenge Cup, 2013 which will commence on the ... Read More...
  • Press Release-U-14 Pakistan National Football team defeated arch rival India, 2013-PFF-Hasnain

    29-Apr-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Press Release Att: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chief Pakistan U-14 footballers continued their magnificent run and demolish the arch rival India in the AFC U-14 Championshi... Read More...
  • Press Release-U-14 Pakistan National Football team outclassed Turkmenistan by 6:0 , 2013-PFF-Hasnain-24-04-2013

    25-Apr-2013
    Press Release Att: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chief Pakistani Youth footballers showed their professional game skills and outclassed Turkmenistan in AFC U-14 Championship -2014 (Qualifiers) match at&nb... Read More...
  • Press Release-U-16 inter Club Girls Football Championship 2013 starting from 17th June, 2013-PFF-Hasnain-24-04-2013

    24-Apr-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Press Release Attn: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chief Pakistan Football Federation has announced to conduct U-16 Inter Club Girls Football Championship, 2013 which will com... Read More...
  • PFF Announced its squad for AFC U-14 Championship 2014 (Qualifiers) - Iran from 23rd to 29th April, 2013

    23-Apr-2013
    Press Release Attn: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chiefs Pakistan National Football team left for Mashad, Iran on Sunday night, April 21, 2013 through NL 742 at 2200 Hrs PST (10:00 PM) from Allama Iqbal I... Read More...
  • Press Release-Pakistan National Training Camp to prepare U-23 & U21 Players for the National Football Team-PFF-HASNAIN

    13-Apr-2013
    Press Release Attn: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chiefs 31 Players selected of U23 & U21 years of age have been called for 10 Days National Training Camp at Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) Hous... Read More...
  • Press Release-AFC General Secretary and The Football Union of Russia President Mr. Nikolai Tolstyykh send condoles Letter to PFF President Makhdoom Syed Faisal Saleh Hayat on the sad demise of Massod ul Hassan Butt-PFF-HASNAIN

    01-Apr-2013
    Press Release Attn: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chiefs AFC General Secretary Dato’ Alex Sooray and The Football Union of Russia President Mr. Nikolai Tolstyykh sends condolence Letters to PFF ... Read More...
  • Press Release-Sindh become the champion of National U-13 Regional Football Festival-2013-PFF-AGHA

    18-Feb-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation National U-13 Regional Football Festival-2013 Final Round Match Results   Group C-D   Match # 14   KPK beat Punjab 2:0 @ 13:30 PST @ Okara Football... Read More...
  • Press Release-IMIO Corporation, Japan and SFIDA Pakistan will joint hands to promote football in Pakistan-PFF-AGHA-18-02-2013

    18-Feb-2013
    Attn: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chiefs Pakistan, Lahore   International entrepreneur from Japan has visited Model Town Football Academy (MTFC), Model Town Lahore to assess the possibilities of s... Read More...
  • National U-13 Regional Football Festival-2013

    16-Feb-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Final Round Match Results Group A-C Match # 12 Sindh beat Punjab 6:0 @ 13:30 PST @ Okara Football Academy Ground, Okara, Pakistan Scorer Sindh: Shahzad 2 Goals @ 31,... Read More...
  • Press Release-J.S. Blatter President FIFA hails President PFF for his efforts to promote football in Pakistan and Asia-PFF-AGHA

    15-Feb-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Press Release Attn: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chiefs Makhdoom Syed Faisal Saleh Hayat, President Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) had an exclusive meeting with J. ... Read More...
  • Press Release-Pakistan break home crowd's hearts with late equalizer-PFF-AGHA-13-02-2013

    14-Feb-2013
    Press Release Attn: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chiefs Maldives was stunned by a last-minute goal by Pakistan's Muhammad Hameed, settling for a 1-1 draw in the first of two international friendly games ... Read More...
  • National U-13 Regional Football Festival-2013

    10-Feb-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Group B Match # 7 Balochistan beat AID-27 Chaman Zone 3:2 @ 16:00 PST @ Sadiq Shaheed Football Stadium, Peshawar, Pakistan. Scorer Balochistan: Qudrat Ullah (FW) 1 Goa... Read More...
  • Press Release-Pakistan clean sweeps Nepal in two friendly football matches at Dasarath Rangasala Stadium, Kathmandu, Nepal-PFF-AGHA-09-02-2013

    09-Feb-2013
    Press Release Attn: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chiefs Pakistan clean sweeps Nepal in two friendly football matches at Dasarath Rangasala Stadium, Kathmandu, Nepal. Striker Muhammad Mujahid gave Pa... Read More...
  • Press Release-Pakistan routs Nepal in friendly match by 1:0 at Kathmandu-PFF-AGHA

    06-Feb-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Attn: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chiefs Pakistan routs Nepal in friendly match at Dasarath Rangasala Stadium, Kathmandu, Nepal by 1:0. Striker Hassan Bashir gave Pakistan h... Read More...
  • Press Release-PFF announced its squad for friendly matches to be played at Nepal and Maldives-PFF-AGHA

    05-Feb-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Press Release Attn: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chiefs Pakistan National Football team is leaving for Nepal  and Maldives on Tuesday morning, February 05, 2013 through... Read More...
  • Pakistan vs Nepal FIFA DAY MATCH

    05-Feb-2013
    Next Fixture Nepal vs Pakistan @ 14:30 NST (13:45 PST) @ Dasarath Rangasala Stadium, Kathmandu, (Dasharath Rangashala Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Tripureshwor, Kathmand... Read More...
  • Press Release-Elite Education Seminar on PFF Statutes & Disciplinary Code fro provincial Regional General Secretaries held today at PFF House Lahore-PFF-AGHA-30-01-2013

    31-Jan-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation “It is established fact that football cannot prosper and flourish without competent, and highly qualified administrative staff, who should be fully proficient with ... Read More...
  • PFF U-13 Football Youth Cup-2013

    31-Jan-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Punjab Match # 5 Faisalabad Zone beat Lahore Red 3:0 @ 15:00 PST @ Okara Football Academy, Okara, Pakistan Scorer Faisalabad Zone: Hamza (FW) 2 Goals @ 22, 32 Mnt... Read More...
  • PFF U-13 Football Youth Cup-2013

    30-Jan-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Match Results Punjab Match # 3 Faisalabad-Sargodha Zone beat Lahore Red 1:0 @ 15:00 PST @ Agricultural University Ground, Faisalabad, Pakistan Scorer Faisalabad-Sargo... Read More...
  • PFF U-13 Football Youth Cup-2013

    28-Jan-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Match Results Match # 1 Lahore Red beat Lahore Blue 1:0 @ 15:00 PST @ City School Ground, Lahore, Pakistan Scorer Lahore Red: Ali Raza (MF) 1 Goal @ 51 Mnt. Match Com... Read More...
  • Press Release Attn: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chiefs

    28-Jan-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Top 22 football players of Pakistan are undergoing their national training camp for FIFA Day international and friendly matches between Nepal vs Pakistan and Maldive... Read More...
  • Invitation Elite Education Seminar on PFF Statutes & Disciplinary Code for Provincial/Regional General Secretaries

    28-Jan-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Attn: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chiefs It is established fact that football cannot prosper and flourish without competent, and highly qualified administrative staff, ... Read More...
  • 9th Pakistan Premier Football League-2012 (9th PPFL-2012)

    08-Jan-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation Match Results (Monday, December 07, 2013) Match # 224 Baloch FC Vs Wohaib FC @ 14:30 PST @ Noushki Football Stadium, Noushki, Pakistan (Walkover given in favour of Bal... Read More...
  • 9th Pakistan Premier Football League-2012 (9th PPFL-2012)

    02-Jan-2013
    Pakistan Football Federation  Match # 212 Muslim FC Vs Wohaib FC @ 14:30 PST @ Govt. High School Ground, Chaman, Pakistan (Walkover given in favour of Muslim FC because Wohaib FC did not turn ... Read More...
  • Pakistan Premier Football League

    01-Jan-2013
    9th Pakistan Premier Football League-2012 (9th PPFL-2012)Match Results (Monday, December 31, 2012)   Match # 208   PIA Vs KESC 2:2 Draw @ 14:30 PST @ Korangi Baloch Football Stadium, Kar... Read More...
  • 9th Pakistan Premier Football League

    01-Jan-2013
    9th Pakistan Premier Football League-2012 (9th PPFL-2012) Match Results (Tuesday, December 01, 2013)   Match # 209   HBL beat Army 2:0 @ 14:30 PST @ Peoples Football Stadium, Karach... Read More...
  • 9th Pakistan Premier Football League-2012 (9th PPFL-2012)

    31-Dec-2012
      Match Results (Sunday, December 30, 2012) Match # 166   HBL beat KPT 3:1 @ 14:30 PST @ KPT Football Stadium, Karachi, Pakistan Scorer HBL: Muhammad Ibrahim (MF) 2 Goals @ 40, 45 Mnts,... Read More...
  • PACA Chaman win 9th PFFL-2012 (2nd Division League-2012) Final

    21-Dec-2012
    Pakistan Football Federation Pak Afghan Clearing Agency (PACA) has become the Champion of 9th Pakistan Football Federation League-2012 (9th PFFL-2012, B Division League). They brushed aside Universit... Read More...
  • Press Release- FIFA MA Special Referee Course begins at Football House, Lahore-PFF-AGHA-20-10-2012

    22-Oct-2012
    Pakistan Football Federation Press Release Att: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chiefs Pakistan, Lahore, Saturday, October 20, 2012 FIFA MA Special Referees Course-2012 begins at Football House Lahore on ... Read More...
  • Pakistan Premier Football League: Karachi clubs barred from Army’s stadium

    22-Oct-2012
    www.tribune.com.pk Players and fans are barred from watching matches played at the Army home stadium due to security concerns. PHOTO: ATHAR KHAN/EXPRESS.   KARACHI: Karachi-based footba... Read More...
  • Pakistan Premier Football League: Karachi clubs barred from Army’s stadium

    22-Oct-2012
    www.tribune.com.pk   Players and fans are barred from watching matches played at the Army home stadium due to security concerns. PHOTO: ATHAR KHAN/EXPRESS KARACHI: Karachi-based foo... Read More...
  • SAFF U-14 Football Exchange Programme

    11-Oct-2012
    Pakistan Football Federation Press Release Attn: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chiefs   Pakistan, Lahore, Wednesday, October 10, 2012   Pakistan National U-14 Football team defeated Sri Lank... Read More...
  • SAFF U-14 Football Exchange Programme

    09-Oct-2012
    Pakistan Football Federation Press Release, Attn: Sports Reporters/Bureau Chiefs Pakistan National U-14 Football team defeated Japan Youth U-14 team by 1-0 in their opening match of the SAFF U-... Read More...
  • Pakistan women to feature in SAFF Cup

    21-Jul-2012
    The News   KARACHI: Pakistan women football team will feature in the SAFF Cup to be held in Sri Lanka in September, a top official of the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF)... Read More...
  • Rashid to organise football tourney

    19-Jul-2012
    The News   KARACHI: Former Pakistan captain Rashid Latif is going to organise the first RLCA Ramazan Floodlight Football tournament at the RLCA Korangi Ground here from Aug... Read More...
  • FIFA coaching course begins tomorrow

    15-Jul-2012
    The News   KARACHI: FIFA Member Association Coaching Course will start at the Pakistan Football Federation’s (PFF) headquarters in Lahore on Monday (tomorrow).  ... Read More...
  • Essa wants senior players inducted for AFC Cup

    12-Jul-2012
    The News  Alam Zeb Safi   KARACHI: Former Pakistan football captain Mohammad Essa said on Wednesday that coach Zavisa Milosavljevic should induct more experienced play... Read More...
  • PPFL teams told to form junior sides

    12-Jul-2012
    The News   KARACHI: The organisations and clubs that field their teams in the Pakistan Premier Football League have agreed to also form their under-19 teams by July 2014. &... Read More...
  • Condolence

    25-Jun-2012
    The News KARACHI: Sindh Football Association’s President Syed Khadim Ali Shah has expressed deep grief over the death of the mother of former Pakistan football team coach Akhtar Mohiuddin w... Read More...
  • Pak Under-22 fall to Saudi Arabia

    24-Jun-2012
    The News KARACHI: Pakistan Under-22 football team were off to a poor start when they were beaten by Saudi Arabia 1-0 in their Group B opener of the 2013 Asian Cup Qualifiers at the King Fahd Intern... Read More...
  • FIFA names woman to executive committee for first time

    23-May-2012
    The News BUDAPEST: FIFA co-opted a woman to its executive committee for the first time on Tuesday and continued its reform process by pressing ahead with changes to its ethics committee. Lydia... Read More...
  • Pakistan U22 play draw with Vietnam

    17-May-2012
    The News   KARACHI: Pakistan Under-22 football team received a major blow when they were held to a goalless draw by Vietnam Under-19 team in their Group A opener of the Al-Nakba International... Read More...
  • Premier League teams yet to receive match bonuses

    17-May-2012
    The News KARACHI: Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) has not paid match bonuses to the participating units of the Pakistan Premier League which concluded in December last year. Team officials... Read More...
  • Pakistan U22 take on Vietnam today

    16-May-2012
    The News Alam Zeb Safi   KARACHI: Pakistan Under-22 football team will be looking for their first hunt — which will put them in the semifinals — on Wednesday (today) when they fa... Read More...
  • Pakistan grouped with Palestine, Vietnam, SL

    10-May-2012
     The News     KARACHI: Pakistan have been placed in Group A with the hosts Palestine, Vietnam and Sri Lanka, according to the draws unveiled by the Palestine Football Association ... Read More...
  • PFF assures AFC of tight security

    27-Apr-2012
    The News Friday, April 27, 2012 KARACHI: Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) has assured the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) that the foreign clubs who feature in the AFC President’s Cup... Read More...
  • Britain to face Senegal in first game

    25-Apr-2012
    The News     LONDON: Hosts Britain, taking part in their first Olympic football event since 1960, will kick off the bid for gold against Senegal at Manchester United’s Old Trafford ... Read More...
  • Pakistan Under-22 win second game in a row

    24-Apr-2012
    The News correspondent     KARACHI: Pakistan Under-22 football team won their second consecutive practice match on their tour of Thailand when they crushed Osotspa Saraburi, a Premier Lea... Read More...
  • Pak U22 bounce back in Bangkok

    20-Apr-2012
    The News correspondent Friday, April 20, 2012   KARACHI: Following a 0-3 drubbing at the hands of the Army United FC the other day, Pakistan Under-22 football team recorded their first win of ... Read More...
  • Faisal attends AFC

    01-Mar-2012
    our corresponddent KARACHI: Asian Football Confederation (AFC) organised a workshop for the AFC judicial bodies at its headquarters in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday, which was also attended by the PFF ch... Read More...
  • AFC chief seeks Blatter’s support in Hijab issue

    Mar 2012
    MUMBAI: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has sought FIFA president Sepp Blatter’s support in overturning the ban on the hijab when rule makers review the decision on Saturday. In a lett... Read More...
  • Pakistan U19, senior teams play goalless draw

    28-Feb-2012
    our correspondent KARACHI: Pakistan Under-19 football team gave tough time to the national senior team in a friendly match at the City Sports Complex Lahore on Monday as the match ended without a g... Read More...
  • Zavisa considering Denmark based footballer for AFC Cup

    27-Feb-2012
    Alam Zeb Safi KARACHI: Pakistan football team coach Zavisa Milosavljevic has said that Denmark-based striker Hassan Bashir can become a part of the national team for the next year’s AFC Chall... Read More...
  • PFF gets money from KPT

    27-Feb-2012
    By our correspondent KARACHI: Karachi Port Trust (KPT) handed over a major chunk of their sponsorship deal to the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) on Sunday. KPT, which is sponsoring the National... Read More...
  • Under-19 football team starts Cup preparation

    26-Feb-2012
    our correspondent KARACHI: Pakistan’s football under-19 team started preparations on Saturday in Lahore for the National Challenge Cup, which will commence at the Karachi Port Trust Stadium in ... Read More...
  • Geo Super Aman Cup Women Football begins

    26-Feb-2012
    our correspondent KARACHI: The First Geo Super Aman Cup Women Football Tournament kicked off here on Saturday at the KMC Stadium with a colourful ceremony. As many as ten teams are featuring in... Read More...
  • Football festival venue satisfies Whittle

    25-Feb-2012
    Alam Zeb Safi KARACHI: A top Asian Football Confederation (AFC) official has expressed satisfaction over the condition of the venue of the AFC Under-14 Festival of Football at the Pakistan Sports C... Read More...
  • Khurram chosen for elite panel

    22-Feb-2012
    The News KARACHI: Pakistan’s top football referee Khurram Shehzad has been picked by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) for its elite referees’ panel, it was learnt on Tuesday. Khurra... Read More...
  • U14 football camp from 22nd

    21-Feb-2012
    The News   KARACHI: Pakistan under-14 football players will assemble in Islamabad on Wednesday, February 22, to start preparations for the AFC Under-14 Festival of Football to be held at the Ji... Read More...
  • Seniors’ football camp begins today

    20-Feb-2012
    The News KARACHI: Pakistan’s senior football team will start training on Monday (today) at the Punjab Stadium in Lahore. Twenty-six players have been invited for the camp which is being held to... Read More...
  • Work on football projects to begin in March: Blatter

    19-Feb-2012
    The News KARACHI: FIFA President Sepp Blatter has assured Pakistan that construction work on five major projects, including Karachi Goal-Project, will start in March. When Blatter was reminded in Z... Read More...
  • Youth teams to feature in National Challenge Cup

    16-Feb-2012
    The News   KARACHI: Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) has opted to field national Under-19 and Under-16 teams in the National Challenge Cup starting here at the KPT Stadium in the second week ... Read More...
  • Pakistan U22 team to play in Palestine

    16-Feb-2012
    The News   KARACHI: Pakistan Under-22 football team will feature in an international tournament to be played in Palestine from May 13-22, a top official of the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF... Read More...
  • Islamabad lift U14 football title

    15-Feb-2012
    The News KARACHI: Islamabad lifted the title after beating Sindh 3-1 on penalty shootout in the final of the National Under-14 Football Championship at the Jinnah Stadium in the federal capital on T... Read More...
  • PFF uncertain about senior training camp

    14-Feb-2012
    The News   KARACHI: The country’s football governing body (PFF) is yet to decide whether to hold training camp of the senior team as foreign countries have not responded positively to a c... Read More...
  • Shazad Mohammadan beat Islah Baloch in KUFL

    14-Feb-2012
    The News KARACHI: Shazad Mohammadan recorded a massive 7-0 win over Islah Baloch in 9th Karachi United Football League here at Korangi Baloch Stadium. Muhammad Adil and Mohammad Younas both scored br... Read More...
  • Hijab ban driving women away from football

    11-Feb-2012
    The News  SINGAPORE: Muslim women are being driven away from football by FIFA’s ban of the hijab, with more likely to follow if rule makers fail to reverse the decision at a meeting next m... Read More...
  • Poles call off first match in new national stadium

    09-Feb-2012
    The News WARSAW: The much-awaited footballing debut of Poland’s Euro 2012 stadium has been pushed back after league authorities called off Saturday’s Super Cup match between Legia Wa... Read More...
  • AJK, Karachi Zone A in football quarters

    09-Feb-2012
    The News   The News correspondent KARACHI: Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) and Karachi Zone A on Wednesday blasted their way into the quarter-finals of the National Under-14 Football Championsh... Read More...
  • Azam Sports, Salaar Welfare play 2-2 draw

    09-Feb-2012
    The News   The News correspondent KARACHI: Azam Sports held Salaar Welfare Centre to a 2-2 draw in their match of the 2012 All Karachi Engro Vopak Football League held here at the Jam Stadiu... Read More...
  • South Sudan on road to joining world football

    09-Feb-2012
    The News   LIBREVILLE: South Sudan will become a provisional member of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Friday, the first step to becoming the world’s newest footballing nat... Read More...
  • Talented youngsters surprise Zavisa

    08-Feb-2012
    The News   Alam Zeb Safi KARACHI: National coach Zavisa Milosavljevic believes Pakistan’s cup is brimming with footballing talent. “I am surprised over the sort of talent Paki... Read More...
  • Nowshera, Karachi B enter U14 quarters

    08-Feb-2012
    The News   The News correspondent KARACHI: Nowshera Zone and Karachi Zone B on Tuesday blasted their way into the quarter-finals of the National Under-14 Football Championship under progress... Read More...
  • PFF ‘D’ Coaching course concludes in Peshawar

    08-Feb-2012
    The News   KARACHI: Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) hosted PFF “D” Certificate Football Coaching Course for Region-2011 at Qayyum Sports Complex in Peshawar. The five-day coac... Read More...
  • Sindh, Punjab in football U14 quarters

    07-Feb-2012
    The News The News correspondent KARACHI: Sindh and Punjab on Monday qualified for the quarter-finals of the National Under-14 Football Championship being held at the Jinnah Stadium in Islamabad.... Read More...
  • Baloch FC defeat Mauripur Azad

    07-Feb-2012
    The News The News correspondent KARACHI: Malir’s Baloch FC defeated Mauripur Azad 2-1 on Monday in their match of the 2012 All-Karachi Engro Vopak Football League here at the Jam Stadium i... Read More...
  • Hassan new SFA secretary

    05-Feb-2012
    The News   The News correspondent KARACHI: Hassan Baloch has been appointed as the secretary of the Sindh Football Association (SFA) following the instructions of the Pakistan Football Feder... Read More...
  • Blatter slams Egypt ‘political interference’

    05-Feb-2012
    The News   The News correspondent ASUNCION: FIFA president Sepp Blatter has slammed ‘political interference’ in Egyptian football, in the wake of the death of 74 fans in riots fo... Read More...
  • U14 football event from today

    04-Feb-2012
    The News   The News correspondent KARACHI: National under-14 football tournament will start at the Jinnah Stadium in Islamabad on Saturday (today). In the event, 16 teams will take part: Fa... Read More...
  • Jam XI defeat Sindh Muslim 2-0

    03-Feb-2012
    The News   The News correspondent KARACHI: Jam XI were off to a flying start when they defeated Gizri’s Sindh Muslim 2-0 in their Group B opener of the All-Karachi Engro Vopak Football... Read More...
  • Sajid Shaheed Academy win football game

    03-Feb-2012
    The News   The News correspondent KARACHI: Sajid Shaheed Academy beat Sindh Government Press Academy 1-0 in the quarter-final of the All Karachi Anti-Narcotics Under-16 Football tournament h... Read More...
  • Mehmood Khan gets coaching job in Vietnam

    02-Feb-2012
    The News    Alam Zeb Safi   KARACHI: National Bank’s experienced defender and the AFC License B coach Mehmood Khan has signed with a football club in Vietnam as a coach. &... Read More...
  • PFF to bid for AFC hosting rights

    02-Feb-2012
    The News    The News correspondent   KARACHI: Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) will apply for hosting rights of the forthcoming Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President’... Read More...
  • Calls for Terry to be axed as England skipper

    02-Feb-2012
    The News   LONDON: England captain John Terry faced mounting calls to be stripped of the armband on Thursday after the Chelsea star’s trial on racial abuse charges was delayed until July.... Read More...
  • Flurry of transfers as deadline looms

    01-Feb-2012
    The News   LONDON: A flurry of last-minute transfers were being brokered across English football on Tuesday as clubs moved to bolster their squads in the final few hours of the January window. ... Read More...
  • Young Tughlaq thrash Maymar Sports 5-3

    01-Feb-2012
    The News   The News correspondent KARACHI: Zaheer’s treble guided Lyari’s Young Tughlaq to overwhelm Sohrab Goth’s Maymar Sports 5-3 in their match of the All Karachi Sindh... Read More...
  • Asian boss urges lifting of hijab ban

    31-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS    KUALA LUMPUR: Asia’s football chief on Monday urged the game’s top law-making body to lift a controversial ban on headscarves, saying new designs can prevent neck i... Read More...
  • KUFC, Baloch Mujahid Win in KUFL

    26-Jan-2012
    The News KARACHI: Karachi United FC recorded a 2-1 win over Al-Shabaz in 9th Karachi United Football League, while Baloch Mujahid thrashed Drigh Road Union 2-1 at Baloch Mujahid Stadium. Karim Kerai ... Read More...
  • PFF seeking foreign team on FIFA friendly day

    26-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS  THE NEWS CORRESPONDENT   KARACHI: Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) is trying to invite a foreign team to Lahore for a game on FIFA friendly day which falls on February 29. ... Read More...
  • Coach Zavisa plans Pakistani talent hunt in England and Denmark

    24-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS   Alam Zeb Safi KARACHI: Pakistan football coach Zavisa Milosavljevic plans to visit England and Denmark in order to watch those footballers who want to play for Pakistan. “M... Read More...
  • Nixor College, St Patrick’s in football final

    22-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS KARACHI: Nixor College defeated St Patrick’s High School 4-1 on penalties after a 1-1 draw and The City School, PAF, thrashed Aga Khan Higher Secondary School 2-0 to reach the final of... Read More...
  • Mujahid sees no hope for ‘Vision 2022’

    20-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS   THE NEWS OUR CORRESPONDENT KARACHI: With the current planning and policies, Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) will not be able to realise its “Vision 2022”, a former ... Read More...
  • Pff Course In Khanewal From January 20-24

    19-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS   THE NEWS CORRESPONDENT KARACHI: Khanewal will host Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) Talent Acceleration Referee’s Course from January 20-24. Punjab Football Association, ... Read More...
  • Baloch Youth Grab Top Spot In Kufl

    19-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS KARACHI: Baloch Youth recorded a 3-1 win over Shazad Mohammadan to attain top spot in Group ‘A’ in 9th Karachi United Football League here on Tuesday at Baloch Mujahid Stadiu... Read More...
  • Marta Women Football Club Trials From Tomorrow

    19-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS   THE NEWS CORRESPONDENT KARACHI: Karachi’s Marta Women Football Club will host trials for for the 2012 PFF Inter-Club Women Football tournament on Friday and Saturday here at... Read More...
  • Samba Not For Sale, Insists Kean

    18-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS   LONDON: Blackburn manager Steve Kean insisted on Monday that Congolese international defender Chris Samba is not for sale — but the player has put in a formal request for a mov... Read More...
  • Inter Down Milan To Reignite Title Race

    17-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS   ROME: Inter Milan coach Claudio Ranieri refused to discuss the Serie A title after his side earnt a crucial 1-0 win away to champions AC Milan to squeeze the top of the table. Int... Read More...
  • Liverpool Defend Racism Stance

    16-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS   LONDON: Liverpool managing director Ian Ayre has defended the under-fire Premier League club’s stance on racism after criticism of their handling of the Luis Suarez affair. ... Read More...
  • Quality Aviation Overwhelm Lyari Combined

    15-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS   KARACHI: Quality Aviation overwhelmed Lyari Combined 3-1, while Golimar Academy held Lyari Tigers to 1-1 draw in matches of the All Karachi Anti-Narcotics U16 Football tournament her... Read More...
  • Fifa Takes Stand Over Zurich Stadium Plans

    14-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS   BERNE: FIFA is likely to withdraw a 20 million Swiss francs (13 million pound) financing toward the building of a new stadium in its host city of Zurich because of plans to include s... Read More...
  • Pff To Initiate Fast Track Programme

    14-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS    Alam Zeb Safi KARACHI: In order to keep the young footballers in good shape, Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) is going to initiate ‘Fast Track Training Programme&rsquo... Read More...
  • Afc Coaching Course Concludes In Islamabad

    13-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS THE NEWS CORRESPONDENT KARACHI: The AFC License-C coaching course concluded in Islamabad on Thursday. In the 13-day course, which was conducted by former PFF’s Director Youth Devel... Read More...
  • Argentina, Brazil, Set For New Jersey Friendly

    12-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS   PARIS: South American giants Argentina and Brazil will face off in an international friendly in New Jersey, United States, on June 9, the Argentine Football Federation announced on T... Read More...
  • Croatia’s Bilic Undergoes Successful Hip Surgery

    10-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS ZAGREB: Croatia coach Slaven Bilic underwent successful hip surgery on Monday, a legacy of the wear and tear from his 14-year playing career, the national football federation (HNS) said. ... Read More...
  • Bacha Khan Fc Win

    10-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS THE NEWS CORRESPONDENT KARACHI: Chaman’s Bacha Khan FC inflicted a 4-1 defeat on District Football Association (DFA) Malir in their match of the All Pakistan NBP Football tournament... Read More...
  • Zavisa To Finalise Team Build-Up Plan

    10-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS Alam Zeb Safi KARACHI: Pakistan football team coach Zavisa Milosavljevic, who is enjoying vacations at his hometown in Serbia these days, will finalise his plan regarding the team’s p... Read More...
  • Football Coaching Course Ends

    09-Jan-2012
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) License-C coaching course for women concluded in Lahore on Sunday. Former Pakistan coach and FIFA instructor Tariq Lutf... Read More...
  • Football Coaching Course Ends

    09-Jan-2012
    THE NEWS   THE NEWS CORRESPONDENT KARACHI: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) License-C coaching course for women concluded in Lahore on Sunday. Former Pakistan coach and FIFA instructor... Read More...
  • Gerrard Leads Liverpool Cup ROMP

    08-Jan-2012
    The News  LIVERPOOL: Steven Gerrard helped Kenny Dalglish celebrate his first anniversary back in charge of Liverpool with a 5-1 FA Cup win over Oldham at Anfield on Friday. Gerrard, starting f... Read More...
  • Sufficient Goalkeeping Options Available: Aslam

    08-Jan-2012
    ALAM ZEB SAFI THE NEWS KARACHI: Pakistan football team’s goalkeeping coach Aslam Khan has said that the country has sufficient stuff of young and talented goalkeepers and the team would not su... Read More...
  • Switzerland Escapes Ban Over SION

    07-Jan-2012
    The News BERNE: Switzerland has escaped international suspension after world football’s governing body accepted its decision to deduct 36 points from rebel club Sion, who had defied FIFA and ... Read More...
  • NBP Blank Brazil FC 12-0 in Mismatch

    07-Jan-2012
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: National Bank crushed Thatta’s Brazil FC 12-0 in their match of the All Pakistan Football tournament held here at the Colony Football Ground on Friday. ... Read More...
  • Mancini Cautious Over Transfer Window Spending

    06-Jan-2012
    The News MANCHESTER: Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini may seek to bolster his squad in the transfer window but only if the club are able to offload several members of his squad first. City ar... Read More...
  • Burma Mohammadan, Baloch Youth Play Goalless Draw

    06-Jan-2012
    The News KARACHI: The match between Burma Mohammadan and Baloch Youth ended in a barren draw in Karachi United Football League here at Baloch Mujahid Stadium. Both sides gained one point each to take... Read More...
  • FIFA Adds PFFBoss to Players’ Body

    05-Jan-2012
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: Pakistan Football Federation’s (PFF) president Faisal Saleh Hayat has been designated as member of the “Players’ Status Committee” of ... Read More...
  • Terry Eyes Legal Action Over Cigarette Image

    04-Jan-2012
    The News NEW DELHI: Lawyers for England captain John Terry could take legal action after an apparent image of the footballer was used in a tobacco warning on cigarette packets in India, his spokesman... Read More...
  • Anti-Narcotics U16 Tourney From January 8

    04-Jan-2012
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: All Karachi Anti-Narcotics Under16 Football tournament will start here at the KMC Ground from January 8. The tournament coordinator and former international r... Read More...
  • PFF Plan to Infuse Young Blood Raises Eyebrows

    04-Jan-2012
    Alam Zeb Safi The News KARACHI: Several provincial football associations are unhappy with an initiative of the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) to press its affiliated units to replace their exist... Read More...
  • Annual Cash Rewards for Football Bodies Announced

    03-Jan-2012
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: In order to promote football in the country, Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) will extend cash prizes under the ‘Excellence Award’ each year to ... Read More...
  • ‘FIFA Gifted Me World Cup TV Rights for $1’

    31-Dec-2011
    The News TRINIDAD: Former FIFA vicepresident Jack Warner said he was sold the World Cup television rights for Trinidad and Tobago for as little as $1 in return for supporting FIFA president Sepp Blat... Read More...
  • Record-Breaking KRL Lift PPFL Trophy

    30-Dec-2011
    The News KARACHI: Khan Research Laboratories (KRL), who had already emerged as champions, were handed over the winning trophy as the 8th Pakistan Premier Football League concluded at the Jinnah Stadi... Read More...
  • Suarez Hit With New FA Ban Over Fulham Gesture

    29-Dec-2011
    The News LONDON: Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has been banned by the Football Association for one match and fined #20,000 ($31,300) for a gesture made towards Fulham fans in the 1-0 defeat at Craven... Read More...
  • Army End Third in PPFL

    28-Dec-2011
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: Former champions Army finished third after beating Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) 1-0 in their last game of the 8th Pakistan Premier Football League at... Read More...
  • KRL Records 24th Victory

    28-Dec-2011
    The News On Monday, Khan Research Laboratories (KRL) recorded their 24th victory of the season on Monday when they overpowered Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC) 1-0 in the 8th Pakistan Premier F... Read More...
  • In 2010 Season KESC Finished Fourth.

    28-Dec-2011
    The News Asim Mansoor scored the lone goal of the match for the winners in the 84th minute. “KESC played really well today but in the end we were lucky to score a goal,” KRL assistant coa... Read More...
  • Liverpool’s Enrique Longs for Spain Call-Up

    27-Dec-2011
    The News MADRID: Liverpool’s left-back Jose Enrique insisted he deserves a place in Spain’s national squad ahead of next year’s European football championship, in comments published... Read More...
  • PAF Finish 12th In Football League

    25-Dec-2011
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: Pakistan Air Force (PAF) finished 12th out of 16 teams when they stunned Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) 2-1 in their last match of the 8th Pakistan Pre... Read More...
  • Women Football Tie Ends in Draw

    25-Dec-2011
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: The friendly match between Marta Women Football Club and Star Women FC ended in a goalless draw here at the Aga Khan Gymkhana Ground on Friday. After no goal ... Read More...
  • KESC-Navy Football Clash Ends In Draw

    24-Dec-2011
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC) failed to keep their hopes of finishing at the third spot alive when they were held by Navy to a 1-1 draw in their cruc... Read More...
  • Diya Women FC Win

    24-Dec-2011
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: Karachi’s Diya Women FC wore the crown after they overwhelmed Rawalpindi’s Young Rising Star 3-1 on penalties in the final of the NBP Inter-Club W... Read More...
  • YAYA Toure Named Africa’s Best Footballer

    24-Dec-2011
    The News ACCRA: Ivory Coast and Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure was named African Footballer of the Year on Thursday night. The 28-year-old finished ahead of Mali’s Seydou Keita and Ghana... Read More...
  • Afghan FC Climb to Second Position

    23-Dec-2011
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: Chaman’s Afghan FC finished second when Army were held by WAPDA to a goalless draw in a crucial match of the 8th Pakistan Premier Football League held a... Read More...
  • Friendly Football Match Today

    23-Dec-2011
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: A friendly match will be held between Marta Women Football Club and newly formed Star Women FC here at the Aga Khan Gymkhana Ground, on Friday (today). Direct... Read More...
  • Rasool Pushes KESC to Victory

    22-Dec-2011
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: Mohammad Rasool hit the lone goal to guide Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC) to a 1-0 win over Pakistan Air Force (PAF) in their match of the 8th Pakista... Read More...
  • Top China Football Referee Admits Taking Bribes: XINHUA

    22-Dec-2011
    The News BEIJING: A top Chinese referee confessed in court on Wednesday to taking bribes for fixing local matches, state media said, amid a series of high-profile corruption hearings involving top fo... Read More...
  • ZTBL Lift PDD 2nd Division League Trophy

    21-Dec-2011
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL) were crowned champions after they beat Lahore’s Wohaib FC 3-1 on penalty shootout in the final of the Pakistan Footb... Read More...
  • Nadal Sells Shares in Real Mallorca

    21-Dec-2011
     The News MADRID: Tennis world No 2 Rafa Nadal and his uncle Miguel Angel Nadal sold their 10 percent shareholding in Spanish football team Real Mallorca on Monday, the club said in a statement.... Read More...
  • KUFC, Baloch Mujahid Win In KUFL

    21-Dec-2011
    The News KARACHI: Karachi United FC recorded a 2-1 win over Al-Shabaz in 9th Karachi United Football League, while Baloch Mujahid thrashed Drigh Road Union 2-1 at Baloch Mujahid Stadium. Karim Kerai ... Read More...
  • Irfan Memorial Stun Baloch Mohammedan In KUFL

    20-Dec-2011
     The News KARACHI: Irfan Memorial stunned Baloch Mohammedan, recording a 2-1 win in Karachi United Football League (KUFL) at Korangi Baloch Stadium. Abdullah and Shahbaz Samoon scored for Irfan ... Read More...
  • Holland, Portugal, Germany in Dream Euro 2012 Battle

    04-Dec-2011
    The News KIEV: Heavyweights Holland, Germany and Portugal will face off at the Euro 2012 finals with defending champions Spain tackling Italy while Friday’s draw also paired England against cro... Read More...
  • Despite Concerns, Euro Organisers Give Thumbs Up

    03-Dec-2011
    The News  KIEV: Hours before Friday’s Euro 2012 draw, the organisers have insisted next year’s tournament will be a huge success, despite concerns here about a lack of hotel rooms an... Read More...
  • Ukraine in Topless Protest for Euro 2012 Draw

    03-Dec-2011
    The News  KIEV: Members of radical feminist group Femen on Friday bared their breasts in Kiev to protest sex tourism, just ahead of the draw in the city for the Euro 2012 football championships ... Read More...
  • Pakistan Squander Chances in Goalless Draw Vs Bangladesh

    03-Dec-2011
    The News By News Correspondent KARACHI: Pakistan were left to rue missed chances on Friday as they played out a goalless draw with Bangladesh in the opening match of SAFF Championship at the Jawahar... Read More...
  • I Have No Expectations, Says Pak Football Coach

    02-Dec-2011
    The News NEW DELHI: Pakistan football coach Zavisa Milosavljevich and captain Jaffer Khan were not on the same wavelength regarding the team’s preparation for the South Asian Football Federatio... Read More...
  • All Eyes on Kiev for Euro 2012 Finals Draw

    02-Dec-2011
    The News KIEV: Europe’s top football nations gather in Kiev on Friday (today) to discover their fate when the draw takes place for Euro 2012 with all eyes looking out for the cliched ‘Gro... Read More...
  • Barca, Real Dominate FIFA Fifpro XI Shortlist

    02-Dec-2011
    The News PARIS: Players from Barcelona and Real Madrid made up almost half of the 55-man shortlist revealed by FIFA on Thursday for the FIFA FIFPro World XI 2011, which will be announced on January 9... Read More...
  • KPT Hold Wapda 1-1 In PPFL Match

    02-Dec-2011
    The News By our correspondent KARACHI: WAPDA were held to a 1-1 draw by KPT on Thursday in their PPFL match played at the Railway football stadium in Lahore. Meanwhile, PTV edged-past ZTBL 1-0 in th... Read More...
  • Footballers Eye Regional Glory

    01-Dec-2011
    The News LAHORE: Pakistan captain Jaffar Khan on Wednesday said his team aims to win matches on the field and hearts off it during their tour of India for the regional championship. Pakistan lef... Read More...