SBP team to take part in In­ter-Pro­vin­cial U-17 Foot­ball Cham­pi­onship

Pakistan Observer - - SPORTS -

door shut on women’s ta­ble ten­nis world num­ber one Liu Shi­wen, say­ing she’s too in­con­sis­tent for the Rio Games. LA­HORE—Sports Board Pun­jab (SBP) youth un­der-17 foot­ball team de­parted for Gil­git Baltistan here on Thurs­day to take part in In­ter­Provin­cial U-17 (Boys) Foot­ball Cham­pi­onship be­ing played there from May 28 to 30. The teams from Pun­jab, Sindh, Balochis­tan, Gil­git Baltistan, FATA, Islamabad, Wapda and Army will take part in the three-day ju­nior soc­cer ex­trav­a­ganza.

Fol­low­ing is the tour­ing SBP foot­ball squad: Bi­lal Wa­heed (cap­tain), Mo­ham­mad Talha Niaz (vice-cap­tain), Mu­das­sar Ali, Ali Muavia, Mo­ham­mad Im­ran, Umair Sheraz, Mo­ham­mad Azeem Iqbal, Sai­fur Rehman, Mo­ham­mad Umair, Haider Za­man Butt, Mohsin Man­zoor, Mo­ham­mad Shahbaz, Zain Khalid, Ameer Hamza, Taimoor Saf­dar Masih, Ha­mad Hus­sain, H Ahsan and Su­fian.

Team of­fi­cials are Mo­ham­mad Sa­jid (man­ager), Hafiz Tahir Mehmood (coach) and Mo­ham­mad Faisal (as­sis­tant coach).

Mean­while, The Islamabad Sports Board (ISB) on Thurs­day an­nounced 18-mem­ber squad for the Pak­istan Sports Board (PSB) In­ter-Pro­vin­cial Un­der-17 Foot­ball Cham­pi­onship sched­uled to be played from May 28 at Gil­git.

Ac­cord­ing to Islamabad Sports Board, Sec­re­tary, Muham­mad As­ghar Ali, the 18-mem­ber squad in­cludes Muham­mad Ijaz, Sul­tan Khan, Roohul­laha, If­nan Shahid,Haseeb Ahmed Khan, Am­mar Ar­shad, Zee­shan Zul­fiqar, Syed Mustafa, Muham­mad Ah­mad, Sai­ful­lah Ab­basi, Has­san Shereen, Syed Ab­dul­lah Shah ,Hu­rara Fa­rooqi, Amir Hamza, M.Osama Naeem, Nofil Hus­sain, Ab­dul­lah Shoukat and Hamza Shoukat.

“Rana Tan­veer Ahmed and Muham­mad Ramzan Qa­suri will ac­com­pany the team as Co­or­di­na­tor/Coach and Man­ager, re­spec­tively,” he said.

He said the Foot­ball Cham­pi­onship would con­tinue till May 30.

A to­tal of eight teams from all over the coun­try will take part in the cham­pi­onship in­clud­ing Pun­jab, KPK, Sindh, Balochis­tan, Fata, Islamabad, Gil­git-Baltistan and Azad Jammu Kash­mir.—APP

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