Youngsters win inaugural football match [The Nation]

Youngsters win inaugural football match [The Nation]

ISLAMABAD – Youngsters Club defeated Youth Power 5-4 on penalty kicks on the inaugural day of the Islamabad Jashan-i-Azadi Football Tournament 2018 here at Rover Football ground on Monday.

Islamabad Football Association (IFA) president M Saleem Chaudhry was the chief guest and inaugurated the two-week long tournament.

IFA secretary Syed Sharafat Hussain Bukhari, associate secretary Syed Zakar Hussain Naqvi, Quaid-i-Azam Club secretary Ghulam Rasool and others were also present.

Taha scored the first goal for Youngsters in 85th minute, but Waseem equalised it the dying moments.

When the final whistle was blown, the match was then decided on penalty kicks where Youngsters converted four and Youth Power three.

Published in The Nation. 7 August 2018