Karachi: The latest occasions in Pakistan’s soccer have led ladies’s crew captain Hajra Khan and 5 others to not additional take part within the 2021 Nationwide Girls’s Soccer Championship (NWFC).
The opposite 5 gamers are Khadija Kazmi, Sarah Ali, Mashal Hussain, Maira Khan and Zarah Shah. Hajra posted a press launch on his official Instagram account the place she questioned the actions that may broken the way forward for nation’s soccer, significantly ladies’s soccer.
“By no means earlier than has such a transition taken place throughout a nationwide competitors and the timing of the transition conveys a disregard for the ladies’s championship,” the assertion learn as.
The gamers emphasised that the ‘haphazard cancellation’ and resumption of the championship underneath new administration has raised issues in regards to the security of the gamers taking part within the competitors.
They believed that the gamers are accountable for upholding recreation’s integrity which is being always challenged by politicized governance.
The gamers challenged two points which have uncovered PFF through the latest occasions:
- Governing our bodies and the affect of their choices on gamers and competitors
- How gamers are anticipated to adjust to the crew administrations’ political positions
In the long run, the gamers additionally need different contributors to take motion as particular person and collective selections matter.
Keep in mind, PFF Normalisation Committee (NC) canceled NWFC after Syed Ashfaq Hussain’s group forcefully took cost of the PFF headquarters in Lahore on Saturday.
In accordance with NC, Ashfaq-led group has seized all the info of the continued championship which compelled them to cancel the match.
Alternatively, Ashfaq-led group modified NWFC’s administration and introduced the resumption of the match.