The second edition of the All-Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Rab Nawaz Memorial Football Tournament will be commencing at historical Tehmas Khan Football Stadium from November 6, Chief Patron Hazrat Ullah told APP here on Saturday.
He said all arrangement for the smooth conduct of the football tournaments with top teams from all across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including teams registered with Peshawar District Football Association would participate.
He said member Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Football Association Zahir Shah is heading the organizing committee with Ahmad Ullah and FIFA referee Syed Imtiaz Ali Shah would act as Chairman and Secretary respective of the tournament. The other members of the organizing committee comprising Waris Khan, Ikram Ullah, Abdur Rehman while the ground committee including Riaz Khan, Irfan Khan, Abid Ullah Afridi, Murad Shinwari and Waqar Khan.
He said best available resources would be utilized to provide conducive environment of football to the players. He said a request would also be made to Director General Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Sports Board Miss Rashida Ghaznavi to provide support to the organizing committee of the tournament as far as ground staff and availability of the ground are concerned.
He said former Minister and MPA elected from PK-I Peshawar-I Zia Ullah Afridi would grace the occasion as chief guest and will formally inaugurate the tournament. He disclosed that they have constituted various committees so that to hold the event in befitting manners.