Pak Shinwari football club clinches winning trophy


KHYBER AGENCY: Pak Shinwari football club lifted the winning trophy by defeating Aman football team with one goal in the final of Independence Day Football tournament played at Tatara football ground on Sunday evening.
Political Tehsildar Landi Kotal,Tehseenullah was the chief guests on the occasion.
Earlier, the both finalist teams, Pak Shinwari and Aman eleven outclassed their opponent teams, Qadeer football team and Khyber Rifles team respectively with visible margin and qualified for the final combat.
Hundreds of thousands spectators from across the Khyber witnessed the final match and amused of it.
Before the start of the final match, the players of both teams were introduced to the chief guests.
The match was started in thrilling way and forwards of both teams attacked on one another goals however player of the Pak Shinwari,Saddam got the chance and he made no mistake to put the ball in his opponent goal post. Aman football team made hectic efforts to level the score but failed to score and thus Pak Shinwari won the game by 1:0.
International player,Atiqullah Shinwari,Yasir Afridi and Riaz also took part in the tournament and received thundering applause from the spectators.
At the end the chief guest gave away trophies and cash prizes to the winning teams and players.Haseebullah Shinwari was awarded best player of the tournament.
The tournament organizer Yar Rehman Afridi, said that the sport activity was organized under the auspices of Tatara Sports Club with assistance of Khyber Sports Manager, Rahid Gul Mulagori. It was continued for one and half month and 10 best football teams from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and the tribal belt participated in it.