KFL 2010-11: Burma Mohammadan earn first win

The 8th Karachi Football League 2010-11 witnessed Burma Mohammadan (Korangi) record their first victory of their campaign when they beat Shabaz Green (Banaras) 4-0. In other fixture defending champions Chanesar Blue were held goal-less by venue hosts Baloch Mujahid at Baloch Mujahid Stadium in Ibrahim Hyderi, Karachi. Muhammad Imran of Burma Mohdn (2 goals vs Shabaz Green) and Shazad Majeed of Baloch Mujahid won man of the match awards from KFL organising secretary Riaz Ahmed.

Muhammad Imran gave his side the lead when he scored from a rebound after Shabaz Green goalie Asif Noor parried a Saifullah shot onto his path in 5th minute. In second half, Noor Alam (52nd min), Muhammad Imran (75th min) and Muhammad Jaffar (88th min) scored again for Burma Mohammadan as they ran away 4-0 winners to earn 3 precious points from 3 games so far while Shabaz Green remain point-less after 3 games.

Despite an action packed game, Chanesar Blue and Baloch Mujahid failed to score against each other in a 0-0 draw which included Baloch Mujahid midfielder Umer Bakhsh missing a penalty in 11th minute. Chanesar Blue are on 7 points from 4 games, Baloch Mujahid are on 6 points from 4 games.

Referees were Babar Khan, Imam Bakhsh, Umar Baloch, and Farrukh Riaz while match commissioners were Abdul Karim (Member Central Zone) and Saleem Arif.

On Tuesday, Young Ansar face Shabaz Green (3:30 PM), National Afridi face Gulshan-e-Ittehad (5:30 PM), and Karachi United face Orangi Mohammadan (8:00 PM)

Venue: Baloch Mujahid Stadium – Ibrahim Hyderi, Karachi


Burma Mohammadan 4-0 Shabaz Green
[Mohammad Imran (2) 5, 75, Noor Alam 52, M. Jaffer 88]

Baloch Mujahid 0 – 0 Chanesar Blue
Umer Bakhsh of Baloch Mujahid missed a penalty kick in 11th min

Burma Mohammadan 3 points of 3 games, Chanesar Blue 7 of 4 games, Baloch Mujahid 6 of 4 games while Shabaz Green no point from 3 games.

Fixture (Tuesday) 11.1.2011
Young Ansari vs Shabaz Green at 3:30 pm
National Afridi vs Gulshan-e-Ittehad at 5:30 pm
Karachi United vs Orangi Mohammadan at 8:00 pm