ISLAMABAD – The Pakistan Football Federation in line with its emphasis on Vision Plan 2020 and Youth Development Program is hosting the PFF ‘D’ Certificate Coaching Course for Region-2012 at Jinnah Stadium, Pakistan Sports Board, Islamabad on Thursday.
The six-day course is being conducted by Shehzad Anwar as instructor and will conclude on January 24.
Sajjad Mahmood will act as assistant instructor while Salah-ud-Din Awan, referee instructor and course coordinator will be Muhammad Zaman Khan.
Lt Col (r) Ahmed Yar Khan Lodhi, General Secretary PFF, inaugurated the course. as chief guest and said: “PFF is committed to provide coaches, from beginner to most advance, with up-to-date theoretical, physical and practical knowledge for coaches from all regions i.e. Islamabad, Gilgit Baltistan, Azad Jammu & Kashmir (AJK) and Federally Administrated Tribal Areas (FATA) can ensure that players develop their skill to full potential.”
“There is so much happening in modern football and this course where video analysis and practical lessons are involved, helps to get an insight into the game,” added Shahzad Anwar.
The course will enable the 26 participants to take this challenge. The participants are: Matti-ur-Rehman (Huma FC), Ali Agha (Islamabad Academy FC), Vaqas Ahmed (Islamabad Academy FC), Shafqat Ali Khan (Gilgit Baltistan FC), Muhammad Arslan Qureshi (Ghauri FC), Qaiser Ali (Quaid-e- Azam FC), Ghulam Fareed (Al-Qaim FC), Shafqat Munir Ahmed (Alfaisal FC), Misbah Ali (Baltistan FC), Mujahid Ghouri (Evergreen FC), M. Arslan Bin Zahoor (Islamabad FC), Shifat Ullah (Kiran FC), Naveed-ul-Hassan (Mehran FC), Nasir Ali (Youth Power FC), M. Abdullah Abbasi (Poona FC), Mumtaz Hussain (Millat FC), Shah Khalid (Mehran FC), Asjid Raza Mir (Falcon FC), Ashraf Alam (Gilgit Baltistan FA), Muhammad Ashraf Iqbal (Gilgit Baltistan FA), Ejaz Khan (AJK FA), Zeeshan Bashir (AJK FA), Sarfraz Haider (AJK FA), Muhammad Awais (AJK FA), Niaz Muhammad (FATA) and Wajid Ali (FATA).