PESHAWAR (APP): Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Football Cup-2020 in October this year, Senior Vice President Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Sports and Culture Shahid Khan Shinwari told media men during here on Thursday.
Shahid Khan informed that he held a meeting with his visit to the media center soon after meeting with Director General Sports KP Asfandyar Khan Khattak. Former Footballer and Director Development Niamat Ullah Marwar, former Senior Producer PTV Aziz Ijaz, Shahid Kokhar were also present during the meeting.
He said during the meeting a detailed discussion was held with all aspects for the smooth conduct of the Chief Minister Cup would be conducted.
He said Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is full of talent for football and holding of the competitive activities mean to polish that talent through competitive exposure. He said Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has immense football talent even in the merged tribal areas, which will be nurtured through different events. He said efforts have been taken to involve the private sector for the promotion of football in the province. Shahid Khan Shinwari said that they have taken key steps to promote football in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Chief Minister KP Football Cup-2020. Appreciating the project presented by DG Sports KP Asfandyar Khan Khattak, Shahid Khan assured him full support.
He also lauded Chief Minister Mahmood Khan and his efforts for the promoted sports in the province. He expressed his determination to provide all possible support for the success of the Cup.
He said that players from all the districts would be involved in different teams during the Cup. He said all the teams would be divided into four groups and would be played on League basis.