Faisal Saleh Hayat: The feudal lord of Pakistani football [The Nation]

Faisal Saleh Hayat: The feudal lord of Pakistani football [The Nation]

Ali Ahsan profiles PFF boss Makhdoom Syed Faisal Saleh Hayat in his journey becoming the PFF boss and the 2015 crisis that has disrupted Pakistani football.

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Will the new FIFA President end the crisis in Pakistan football? [Nation]

Will the new FIFA President end the crisis in Pakistan football? [Nation]

by Ali Ahsan FIFA finally has a new President! On 26 February 2016, the world football fraternity met for an...

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Pakistan Football Federation, courts, and sports autonomy [Nation blogs]

Pakistan Football Federation, courts, and sports autonomy [Nation blogs]

by Ali Ahsan Pakistani football’s ongoing crisis is now entering its second year. 2015 saw controversial elections causing the Pakistan...

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It’s time to investigate Pakistan football’s corruption scandals [Nation]

It’s time to investigate Pakistan football’s corruption scandals [Nation]

Ali Ahsan argues FIFA should investigate PFF and do a thorough re-evaluation of how football is governed at national, confederation, and global levels.

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FIFA and Pakistani football both caught offside [Nation blogs]

FIFA and Pakistani football both caught offside [Nation blogs]

The fate of Pakistani football hangs in the balance as a scandal-ridden FIFA meets on 21 September to decide what happens next in the ongoing PFF crisis

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Time to scrap the premier league? [Dawn]

Our chief editor on why Pakistan must follow the idea adopted by Australia following the recommendations of the Crawford Report in 2003 as well as IPL showing success of franchise leagues in sport

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