Karachi: Pakistan hockey’s national selection committee has picked Mohammad Umar Bhutta to lead the junior Pakistan hockey team in the upcoming 3rd Sultan of Johor Junior Invitational Hockey Tournament to be played in Johor Bahru, Malaysia from September 22 to 29.
The trials to select the final lineup were held at National Hockey Stadium in Lahore on Tuesday.
Kashif Shah has been made the vice captain of the team. Two goalkeepers – Mazhar Abbas and Amin Yousaf would accompany the team.
Squad: Mazhar Abbas GK, Amin Yousaf GK, Muhammad Khalid, Syed Kashif Shah Vice Captain, Muhammad Faisal Qadir, Muhammad Rizwan Jr., Muhammad Tousiq, Muhammad Kashif Javed, Ammad Shakeel Butt, Zohaib Ashraf, Muhammad Umair, M. Umar Bhutta Captain, Muhammad Dilber, Ali Shan, Muhammad Suleman, Arslan Qadir, Ahmed Zubair and Ayub Ali.
Officials: Rana Mujahid Ali Manager/Head Coach, Muhammad Danish Kaleem Coach, Anjum Saeed Coach, Mubashir Mohsin Team Doctor, Syed Abu Zar Umrao Video Analyst, Muhammad Farooq Judge, Hafiz Atif Latif Umpire.