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Of corruption, despotism and power-struggles: into the murky world of football in Pakistan [Catch News]

by Bhargab Sarmah (Catch News, 30 December 2015) “Pakistan has promising bunch of players. But people here prefer personalities before sport. Lack of merit, favouritism, politics for power in the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) is not helping the cause of the game in this country,” former Pakistan national team coach John Layton had lamented after leaving his post in 2002. ... Read More »

Does Pakistan even care about its FIFA ranking? [Express Tribune]

By Shahrukh Sohail, Chief Editor, Islamabad Published by Express Tribune Fédération Internationale de Football Association’s (FIFA) method to calculate rankings has had its fair share of praise and criticism over the years, with many calling it inconsistent, while others enjoy the benefits with smaller teams making great leaps with famous wins. However, for minnows like Pakistan, the rankings are truly ... Read More »

Match Analysis: Pakistan-Nepal series

With Pakistan finally seeing some International action, FPDC goes in-depth to record the highs and lows during the Green Kickers’ visit to Kathmandu. Shahrukh Sohail, Senior Correspondent, Islamabad Finally, after quite some time of waiting, Pakistani football fans savoured some much needed wins. Nepal looked the better of both sides in terms of their slick passing and swift counter-attacks, but ... Read More »

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