Lahore-Pakistan, Jan 19, 2012: Jinnah Stadium Islamabad, Pakistan Football Federation (PFF), in line with its emphasis on PFF Vision Plan 2020 and Youth Development Program to hosting PFF “D” Certificate Football Coaching Course for Region at Jinnah Stadium, Pakistan Sports Board, Islamabad on Thursday.
The 6-day coaching course being conducted by Shehzad Anwar as Instructor will conclude on January 24, 2012. Sajjad Mahmood will act as Assistant Instructor, Salah-ud-Din Awan, Referee Instructor, and Course Coordinator Muhammad Zaman Khan.
According to the press release issued here by PFF, Lt. Col. ® Ahmed Yar Khan Lodhi, General Secretary, PFF inaugurated the Course as Chief Guest and said that “PFF is committed to providing football coaches, from beginner to most advance, with up-to-date theoretical, physical and practical knowledge for coaches from all regions i.e. Islamabad, Gilgit Baltistan, Azad Jammu & Kashmir (AJK) and Federally Administrated Tribal Areas (FATA) can ensure that players develop their skill to full potential”.
The Course will change the fortune of many participants and this will be a great opportunity for all of the Pakistani football coaches to come on board and take advantage of Shahzad Anwar’s coaching philosophy and experience, he will provide for the coaching local coaching fraternity.
“There is so much happening in modern football and this course where video analysis and practical lessons are involved, helps to get an insight into the game,” added Shahzad Anwar.
The Course will enable the 26 participants to take this challenge. The participants are:
Matti-ur-Rehman (Huma FC), Ali Agha (Islamabad Academy FC), Vaqas Ahmed (Islamabad Academy FC), Shafqat Ali Khan (Gilgit Baltistan FC), Muhammad Arslan Qureshi (Ghauri FC), Qaiser Ali (Quaid-e- Azam FC), Ghulam Fareed (Al-Qaim FC), Shafqat Munir Ahmed (Alfaisal FC), Misbah Ali (Baltistan FC), Mujahid Ghouri (Evergreen FC), M. Arslan Bin Zahoor (Islamabad FC), Shifat Ullah (Kiran FC), Naveed-ul-Hassan (Mehran FC), Nasir Ali (Youth Power FC), M. Abdullah Abbasi (Poona FC), Mumtaz Hussain (Millat FC), Shah Khalid (Mehran FC), Asjid Raza Mir (Falcon FC), Ashraf Alam (Gilgit Baltistan FA), Muhammad Ashraf Iqbal (Gilgit Baltistan FA), Ejaz Khan (AJK FA), Zeeshan Bashir (AJK FA), Sarfraz Haider (AJK FA), Muhammad Awais (AJK FA), Niaz Muhammad (FATA) and Wajid Ali (FATA).
The PFF “D” Certificate Football Coaching Course for regions is designed to provide knowledge in football coaching for any individual regardless of coaching and playing background.