Sports Correspondent – Express Tribune
LAHORE: Two-time champions Army held Wapda to a goalless draw in the Pakistan Premier Football League (PPFL) match in Lahore yesterday.
Army and Wapda had also played a draw in their first match against each other, however both teams are without a defeat in the season so far.
Meanwhile, Afghan FC and Baloch FC began their campaign in the league yesterday. Afghan FC defeated Baloch FC 1-0 in Karachi as Samad scored an early winner in the eighth minute of the match.
“It was an exciting match but the teams from Balochistan and Chaman are missing their crowd” a match official told The Express Tribune. “They have been the most affected by the change in venues.”
In other matches, PIA drew their match against HBL 1-1 at Sharafi Stadium in Karachi. Shakir Lashari scored for PIA in the 30th minute whereas HBL’s Muhammad Bilal equalised the score in the 45th.
Published in The Express Tribune, September 26th, 2013.