Sports: (Al Faisal Club defeats Kiran Club by 5-3 goals in Staff Welfare Football Tournament)

ISLAMABAD: Al Faisal Club defeated Kiran Club by 5-3 goals on penalty kick in Staff Welfare Organization Football Tournament at Karachi Company ground here on Wednesday.

Chaudhry Iftikhar Ahmed Basra was the chief guest and inaugurated the tournament. Chief Welfare Officer, Hafeez Ullah, Welfare Office Malik Javed, President, Islamabad Football Association Saleem Chaudhry, Vice President Mohammad Zaman, Secretary Syed Sharafat Hussain Bukhari , PFF former Information Secretary, Rana Tanveer Ahmed and a large number of peoples were also present on the occasion.

In the 10th minutes of the first, Kashif scored a goal for Kiran Club and Umair doubled the margin 2-0 in the 30th minutes. Kiran Club was leading 2-0 goal at the end of the first half. In the 28th minutes of the second half, Ahtesham reduced the margin 2-1 and Asad equalized the match 2-2 in the last minute of the scheduled times.

20 teams of Islamabad are taking part in the tournament. The quarter finals will be played from Dec 12. Semi finals will be held on Dec 19, while final will be played on Dec 20.