National Women Championship prize money raised

Pakistan,Lahore, Wednesday, September 26, 2012

In a special meeting called by Makhdoom Syed Faisal Saleh Hayat, President, Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) at Football House shows his magnanimity and love for the football players. He benevolently approved the package of Prize Money and Match Bonus System of 8th National Women Football Championship-2012, for winning teams and players which will be held from 28th September to 10th October, 2012.

According to the press release issued here by PFF, the Prize Money of the 8th National Women Football Championship-2012 is Rs. 3,00,000/- for winning team with trophy, Runner Up Rs. 2,00,000/ with trophy, Third Position holder Rs. 1,50,000/- with trophy, Fair Play Rs. 40,000/- with trophy, best goal keeper Rs. 40,000/- with trophy best player of the Championship Rs. 25,000/- with Misha Dawood Trophy and Maximum Goal Scorer Rs. 40,000/- with trophy. PFF has also introduced the Best Refree award of Rs. Rs. 30,000/- and Best Assistant Referee (Female) Rs. 15,000/-.

Moreover, first time Match Bonus System has also been introduced by PFF in the Women Championship which will encourage the players and officials of the participating teams. Each league in group stage has a match bonus of Pak Rs.15, 000/-. Rs. 10, 000- will be awarded to winner team, Rs. 5, 000/- for looser team and in case of draw Pak Rs. 7, 500/- for both teams. Pak Rs. 1, 500 will be awarded to best player of the match and best goal scorer for each match.

However it will not be out of place to mention here that for quarter finals the match value has been fixed at Rs. 20, 0000/-, out of which the winner will get Rs. 12, 500/- and looser team 7, 500/-. Similarly the semi finals has been fixed at Rs. 25, 000/- for each match in which winner team will get Rs. 15, 000/- and looser team Rs. 10, 000/-. Technical Study Group (TSG) has been detained to select the best scorer and best player of each match.

This gesture will encourage the players to put in their best efforts in the game and bring credit to the nation. The announcement by the president PFF has been welcomed whole heartedly by the participating teams and football lovers all over the country. They feel that increased Prize Money and incentives will be beneficial for the promotion of the game of football lovers of Pakistan.