Pakistan announce squad for Challenge Cup camp

Pakistan celebrate at final whistle

Top 25 football players of Pakistan are undergoing the national training camp at Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) House, Lahore from 23rd February, 2013 to 15th March, 2013. The rationale of this training camp is to prepare the national football team for the upcoming AFC CHALLENGE CUP -2014 (Qualifiers) to be held at Kyrgyzstan from 17th to 22nd March, 2013. This is the final preparation of the National team after successful international friendly tour of Nepal & Maldives in February, 2013.


According to the press release issued here by PFF, the probables of the training camp are: Jaffar Khan of Army, Saqib Hanif, Rizwan Asif, Samar Ishaq, Kamran Khan, Muhammad Adil, Kaleem Ullah, Saddam Hussain and Yaseer Afridi of Khan Research Laboratory (KRL), Muhammad Ahmed and Muzamil Hussain of Water & Power Development Authority (WAPDA), Faisal Iqbal of National Bank of Pakistan (NBP), Muhammad Mujahid of Pakistan Air Force (PAF), Naveed Ahmed of Navy, Muhammad Hameed and Saeed Ahmed of Muslim FC Chaman, Jadeed Khan Pathan from Afghan FC, Yousuf Butt from BGA  (Denmark), Yaqoob Butt from Skovshoved IF (Denmark), Hassan Bashir from Nordvest FC (Denmark), Muhammad Ali from BK Avarta (Denmark), Amjad Iqbal from Bradford Park Avenue FC (England), Shabbir Khan from Worcester City FC (England), Zeshan Rehman from Kitchee SC (Hong Kong) and Adnan Ahmed from Droylsden FC (England)

The officials of training camp are: Milosavljevic Zavisa (Head Coach/Manager), Shahzad Anwar (Assistant Coach), Muhammad Aslam Khan (Goal Keeper Coach), Kamran Mehdi (Physio/Assistant Manager) and Bilal Butt (Assistant Manager/ Assistant Coach).