SPORTS: New FIFA members congratulated

March 5, 2016 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: Patron-in-Chief, Martha Women Football Club, Pirzada M Ajmal Farooqui, Shameen Hidayatullah, Imran Mughal, Ayaz Hussain M Gard and President Raees Khan Secretary General Ms Rizwan Bhatti on Sunday congratulated the newly elected FIFA President Gianni Infantino and all elected members.

In a statement, they welcomed and appreciated the statement given by FIFA President in which he said we will promote football on grass root level in Middle East and South Asian countries and also on the School and College levels, where we shall train the students.

President Raees Khan also said that in addition to men, women players also needed attention and recognition. Khan expected Gianni Infantino shall be able to mobilize sports lovers around the world to come to the venues and witness the upcoming Football World Cups in Qatar and Russia. Such tournaments create opportunities for the local sports, he said.