PFF had initially shortlisted three clubs—Muslim FC, Afghan FC, and Baloch Nushki—for representation, but none were able to respond likely due to lack of funds and tight timeline to confirm participation.
PFF NC lists conditions on the three Balochistan clubs for SAFF Club Championship qualifiers. Muslim FC Chaman & Baloch FC Nushki aim to meet all guarantees, including Rs 4 million undertakings. Afghan FC Chaman face difficulty due to limited finances.
At least 16 clubs from across South Asia to take part in inaugural SAFF Club Championship in 2024. Muslim FC Chaman, Afghan FC Chaman, Baloch FC Nushki to face each other in December to decide Pakistan's one place in the event.