FIFA Women Technical Course for women coaches concluded at Football House Lahore
Dr M Arif Hafeez
LAHORE: Football women coaches from colleges, clubs, provinces and regions across the country have benefited from a five-day long “FIFA Women Technical Course” for Pakistani women football coaches held in Football House Lahore.
The course which continued from 10th-14th of September was held for dozensof Pakistani football coaches.
The closing for the FIFA Level 1 ceremony for 23 Pakistani coaches on Friday at the Football House Lahore in the presence of General Secretary PFF and other officials of PFF.
General Secretary PFF, Lt. Col. ® Ahmed Yar Khan Lodhi TI (M) who first delivered his remarks said PFF did its best to have a successful course for the Pakistani women coaches. “This is one of the many coaching course PFF has organized in year 2012 for the development of football in Pakistan which could not have been possible without the active support of FIFA and AFC. ” the General Secretary PFF in the closing ceremony. On behalf of his organization, the FIFA Instructor Belinda Wilsonpraised the PFF and said that she admired how well the PFF working in the field of football development in the Pakistan. “I am very pleased to be with you here and your commitment to promote football in your country really satisfied me. I will ask FIFA to give Pakistan more courses,” the FIFA instructor Ms. Belinda Wilson said.
PFF authorities praised Belinda Wilson who is from Australia for sharing her expertise in the field of coaching. “I am very happy with what I have seen here this week. The coaches were very keen on the course and that encourages me to ask FIFA for more courses to be held in Pakistan,” the lecturer emphasized. Shaista Laghari and Ishrat Fatima was act as Assistant Instructor, Neha Rehman, Course Coordinator and Arif Hafeez Siddiqui and S. M Husnain as Course Liaison Officer.