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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Football turmoil — sport the only victim [Express Tribune]

Football turmoil — sport the only victim [Express Tribune]

PFF Cup provides welcome but temporary solace as PFF crisis drags on and FIFA remaining apathetic about football in Pakistan.

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Footballers suffer as PFF infighting continues [TNS]

Footballers suffer as PFF infighting continues [TNS]

"FIFA seems to have made a mistake in giving two years to Faisal group. As was expected, the other group would not accept it. Had FIFA assigned the task to an ad-hoc set-up, it could have been effective"

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

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...

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Pakistan Soccer in Turmoil, Both Off the Field and On [NYT]

Pakistan Soccer in Turmoil, Both Off the Field and On [NYT]

John Duerden writes for the New York Times about abysmal state of affairs in Pakistani football in whole of 2015

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2015: Politics, corruption beat Pakistan football yet again [Dawn]

2015: Politics, corruption beat Pakistan football yet again [Dawn]

It was a year that promised so much for Pakistan football, yet it ended with little to show for on the playing field.

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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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