The AFF president pays a visit to Balkh football federation’s sports Stadium. 

July 8, 2017

Lt. General Keramuddin Karim, the AFF president along with his accompanying comrades namely Bawar Hootak, deputy of Afghanistan National Olympic Committee, Sayed Alireza Aghazada, the AFF secretary general, and Farid Mowlaee, the administrative deputy of the AFF paid a visit to Balkh province sports stadium, and Rokay Sarkhosh, head of Olympic Committee, Haji Mohammad Ishaq Yaqubi, president of Balkh football federation, Yousuf Sakhi, president of body building federation, and Mohammad Naeem Maher, president of Balkh volleyball federation accompanied them. Likewise, the AFF president extended gratitude to the leadership of Balkh province for their supports and cooperation in the area of football field, and he talked about carpeting the football ground with artificial turf, and construction of a futsal playground for different age categories costing 1.2 million dollars in near future for Balkh province.
It is noteworthy that implementation of the project will result in football growth of northern provinces.

About Afghanistan Football Federation

Formed in 1933 and affiliated to FIFA since 1948, the Afghanistan Football Federation was one of the founding members of Asian Football Confederation in 1954.