G-8 United, Ghauri Club score wins [The Nation]

G-8 United, Ghauri Club score wins [The Nation]

ISLAMABAD – G-8 United Club and Ghauri Club won their matches in the Jashan-i-Azadi Football Tournament 2018, after defeating their respective opponents in the matches here at the Rover Football ground on Thursday.

IFA vice presidents M Zaman and Syed Maqbil Hussain Naqvi, secretary Syed Sharafat, Rana Tanveer Ahmed and others witnessed the matches.

In the first match, G-8 United beat United Club by 2-1. Fardeen scored the first goal for the winners in the 29th minute. Abdullah Ansari doubled the margin for G-8 United in the 63rd minute while Babar reduced the margin to 2-1 in the 68th minute. Fardeen was named man of the match.

At T&T ground, Ghauri Club thrashed Sohan Club 5-0. Hassan Shireen and Adil played superbly and converted two goals each while the remaining one came from Moin.

Published in The Nation, 10 August 2018