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Malaysian Blues defeats Malaysian Whites in football match at Jinnah Stadium


ISLAMABAD, MAY 24, (DNA) – Malaysian Blues defeated Malaysian Whites 1-0 in an exhibition football match played here at Jinnah Stadium on Sunday. The match was arranged by the Embassy of Malaysia in connection with 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Pakistan-Malaysia (1957-2017). Both the teams fought well but the first half remained goalless. In the second half, M Shawal scored the winning goal for the Blues in the 57th minute. Shahid Saleem Sheikh, M Razip bin Yasin, Jamil Ahmed and Faisal Mirza played well for winning team, while Damaimi bin Junaidi, Irfan Kahn and Ahmed Khan were instrumental for Whiles. M Syawal bin Aris was declared player of the match, while M Najeeb bin Jasmon of Malaysian Whites was declared the best goalkeeper. Dr Hasrul Sani Mujtabar, High Commissioner, Embassy of Malaysia, was the chief guest and gave away trophies and individuals prizes to the teams. Deputy High Commissioner Syed Nauzer Idid, PSB officials and Rana Tanveer Ahmed along with others were also present on the occasion.=DNA


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