A group of young talented football players of Pakistani origin playing football for Leisure Leagues abroad alongwith Business Manager Leisures League Pakistan Ms. Saira Nizam called on Administrator DHA Brig Shahid Hassan Ali in his Office.
Leisure Leagues, a UK based organization, has been running football clubs in England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and America. In order to promote the game of football in Pakistan at all levels, Leisure Leagues Pakistan is being launched in the country with support/patronage of British Council to support a nationwide campaign for registration of football players of all ages and gender with ATL and BTL, help players in Pakistan to become international players and to get them scholarships in foreign varsities and employment abroad.
Administrator appreciated the initiative of Leisure Leagues to promote football in Pakistan and advised them to support provision of quality infrastructure for the game in the country especially the remote/backward areas and to carryout talent hunt of potential players nationwide.
Brig Shahid Hassan Ali commended the visiting young talented players of Leisure Leagues and described them as ambassadors and shinning stars of the nation. Administrator said that DHA was committed to promote games and sports in society and would encourage and support all efforts for development of sports to bring a paradigm change in development of a dynamic and healthy community in the county as its corporate social responsibility.
Administrator also gave souvenirs to the visiting soccer players as an appreciation and recognition of their talent and outstanding performance in the game.