Karachi: It looks like Cricket isn’t the only sport to have revived internationally in the country of Pakistan. With the restoration of Pakistan Football Federation’s membership by FIFA, opportunities for international football in Pakistan have also opened as the South Asian Football Federation has allowed Pakistan to host three tournaments between the years of 2019 to 2021, one of them being the important SAFF Football Championship 2020.
Details of Tournaments to be Held in Pakistan
The Congressional meeting of South Asian Football Federation has decided to approve Pakistan as the hosting country of SAFF Football Championship 2020.
Pakistan will also be the host of South Asian under 15 championship in 2019 and Under 19 girls football championship in 2021. Pakistan Football Federation president Faisal Saleh Hayat has welcomed the decision happily saying that this is a hugea success for PFF after its restoration by the FIFA. The time for PFF to struggle has seemingly come to an end, said Saleh Hayat
Pakistan’s Khadim Ali Shah has been elected as vice president of South Asian Football Federation for the coming 4 years, great news for Pakistan.