Press Release by PFF on 21-12-14
AFC B Certificate Coaching Course concluded today at PFF Secretariat Lahore:
A closing ceremony was held at PFF secretariat today in which participation certificates were awarded to the 24 candidates from all over
the country. At this occasion Lt. Col Ahmed Yar Khan Lodhi General Secretary Pakistan Football Federation who was the chief guest in the closing ceremony said that holding of AFC B Certificate Coaching Course will certainly help in raising the football coaching standard in Pakistan. The chief guest was also accompanied by Maj .R. Jahangir Khan Lodhi PFF Director Admin.
The course was held form December 1 to December 20, 2014.
Addressing the participants Mr. Lodhi General Secretary PFF reiterated the PFF’s multidimensional approach it has adopted for the development of all aspects of football. He rreferredto the MOU recently signed between PFF & Qatar Football Association, which also covers a coaches exchange programme, saying that through this agreement the Pakistani Qualified coaches will be provided yet another oppurtunity by PFF to improve their knowledge and technical skills.
He also highlighted the need of highly qualified football coaches in the country. At this occasion he thanked AFC Course Instructor Mr. Ali Akbar Pourmoslemi and AFC Course Instructor Mr. Siddique Sheikh for conducting the course in most professional and befitting manner. The course instructor Mr. Ali Akbar Pourmoslemi thanked PFF President & General Secretary for providing all required facilities for the course. He also appreciated the role of Siddique Sheikh as Assistant Course Instructor and Muhammad Babar Khan as Course Coordinator.
Following 24 coaches participated in the course
1- Muhammad Javed 2- Asif Ayub 3- Muhammad Tariq 4- Niaz Muhammad 5-
6- Muhammad Asif 7- Ghulam Shabbir 8- Zahid Taj 9- Yasser Arafat 10- Wajid
Aziz 11- Nadeem Abdul Rehman 12- Khalid Khan 13- Syed Ahmed Ali Wasti 14-
Muhammad Saeed 15- Fareed Majeed 16- Haider Imran Bukhari 17- Shahid
18- Asghar Khan Anjum 19- Ali Ahsan 20- Akhtiar Ullah 21- Muhammad Ayaz Butt
22- Muhammad Akber Raisani 23- Qazi Jalal 24- Akber Ali