Army face Muslim FC Chaman in National U22 final

Pakistan Army and Muslim FC set up a final showdown at the National U22 Football Championship, as Army defeated Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) 2-1 while Muslim FC thrashed Sindh 1-0 in Bahawalpur.

K-P scored the first goal in the ninth minute. However, Army’s Nisar Ahmed equalised in the 66th minute and Rehan Ali sealed victory in the fourth minute of extra time to book a place in the final.

Meanwhile, Muslim FC took the lead in the eighth minute through Shabbir Ahmed’s goal and advanced.

Published in The Express Tribune, May 7th, 2012.


National U-22 Football Championship-2012, Bahawalpur

Match # 17 (1st Semi Final)

Army beat KPK 2:1 @ 17:00 Hours PST @ Dring Football Stadium, Bahawalpur, Pakistan

Scorer Army: Nisar Ahmed (FW) 1 Goal @ 66 Mnt and Rehan Ali (FW) 1 Goal @ 94 Mnt

Scorer KPK: Tariq Khan (FW) 1 Goal @ 9 Mnt

Yellow Card:

KPK: Izhar-ul-Haq @ 69 Mnt

Match Commissioner: G. M. Samad, Cell # 0333-7828087



Match # 18 (2nd Semi Final)

Muslim FC (Chaman) beat Sindh 1:0 @ 21:30 Hours PST @ Dring Football Stadium, Bahawalpur, Pakistan

Scorer Muslim FC: Shabbir Ahmed (FW) 1Goal @ 8 Mnt

Yellow Card:

Muslim FC: Hikmat Ullah @ 24Mnt and Saeed Ahmed @ 41 Mnt.

Punjab: Basit Ghafoor @ 65 Mnt

Match Commissioner: Mian Bari, Cell # 0300-7890300