Multan crowned railways inter-division football champions [Daily Times]

Multan crowned railways inter-division football champions [Daily Times]

LAHORE: Railways inter-division football championship’s final was held on Friday at Mughalpura institute ground.

In the final, Multan division beat Workshop division 2-0 to be crowned as the champions.

Multan started the match with sheer determination to win, taking lead in the 11th minute through Usman Zafar. Zafar struck again in the 33rd minute goal guiding his team to victory.

With two goals down, the workshop division failed to come out of the pressure and to avoid further embarrassment, focused on defence.

Multan won the trophy with 8 points, followed by Workshop with 6 points. Pakistan Railways Director Vigilance General Asif Ali was the chief guest on the occasion and distributed the prizes among the players.

Pakistan Railways Sports Board Vice President Farhan Ibadat Yar Khan, Sports Officer Rashid Mehmood Butt, Workshop Division Sports Officer Muhammad Ismail and a large number of the fans were also present on the occasion.

Published in Daily Times, 20 January 2017