NWFC cancelled once again as teams refuse to play


Karachi: The dispute between the Ashfaq Hussain-led Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) and the FIFA Normalization Committee has once affected the game of football.

The ongoing National Women’s Football Championship (NWFC) has once again been canceled as teams refused to play.

Masha United and Highlanders were scheduled to play first semi-final while Karachi United had to take on WAPDA in the second semi-final. Knockout matches of the development stage were also canceled.

Ashfaq-led PFF opined that it was not possible to hold the championship in the current scenario.

It must be noted that the world football’s governing body FIFA had given an ultimatum till Wednesday, 8.00 PM to the Ashfaq group to leave PFF headquarters in Lahore and handover back to Normalisation Committee (NC).

Ashfaq Hussain decided not to return the ‘FIFA House’ to NC and said that they will continue to work while controlling PFF Headquarters.

Read: Ashfaq-led group decides not to leave PFF HQ as FIFA ultimatum ends