PFF announces Calendar 2009 : National Futsal, School Soccer make debut

Pakistan will appear in five AFC events

Lahore, 20 December : The men’s inaugural National Futsal Championship and National School Football Championship will be launched next year as Pakistan Football Federation (PFF)’s President Makhdoom Syed Faisal Saleh Hayat, announced PFF Football Activity Calendar 2009 during PFF Congress at Lahore’s FIFA Football House on 20 December 2008.

Domestic Events

Third National U21 Football Championship (10-22 January)

PFF U13 Youth Cup (10-25 January)

11th National U13 Festival of Football (28 January-8 February)

District Club Championship (1 February- 30 April)

19th National Challenge Cup (March – April)

1st National Futsal Championship (20-30 March)

Provincial/ Regional School Championship (March/October)

PFF U16 Youth Cup (5-20 May)

Pakistan Premier League to get 55th National Champion (April – September)

7th National U16 Football Championship (24 June – 4 July)

20th National U19 Football Championship (16 – 25 July)

Provincial/Regional Club Championship ( July-November)

PFF League (December)

International Events

Four Nations Cup (February-March, Multan)

Prime Minister Cup (March, Nepal)

3rd AFC Challenge Cup (April)

5th AFC President’s Cup (May)

AFC U13 Football Festival (10-23 May)

South Asian Cup (June, Chelsea- England)

14th AFC U16 Championship (3-18 October).

37th AFC U19 Championship (10-22 November)

11th South Asian Games (December)

Coaching Courses

PFF D-Certificate Course (12-17January, Karachi)

PFF D-Certificate Course (9-14 February, Peshawar)

PFF D-Certificate Course (2-7 March, Quetta)

PFF D-Certificate Course (23-28 March, Lahore)

PFF D-Certificate Course (13-18 April, Islamabad)

AFC C-Certificate Course (1-15 June, Lahore)

AFC C-Certificate Course (5-20 October, Lahore)

AFC B-Certificate Coaching Course (1-20 December, Lahore)

Referees Course

Referees Talent Acceleration Course (26-31January, Lahore)

MA Elite Referees Course (16-20 February, Lahore)

Referees Talent Acceleration Course (9-14 March, Islamabad)

Match Commissioner/Referee Assessor’s Seminar (24-26 April, Lahore)

Referees Talent Acceleration Course (22-27 June, Quetta)

Referees Talent Acceleration Course (19-24 October, Peshawar)

Referees Talent Acceleration Course (7-12 December, Karachi)

Coaching/Training Camp

AFC U13 Football Festival (March – April)

AFC U16 Championship (August)

AFC U19 Championship (September-October)

11th South Asian Games (October – November)


Admn/Coaching/Refereeing Courses (13-18 April, Lahore)

2nd National Club Championship (April-May)

5th National Championship (5-16 August)