Herat Green Cup football tournament Kicks Off.

May 4, 2017

The games were kicked off yesterday, 13th of Sawr, 1396 after Qari Mohammad Yousuf Mohandis Zada recited some verses from the Holy Quran. Haji Abdul Karim Rahmani, president of Herat football federation, Mohammad Mahdi Baradaran, president of Iran’s Khorasan-e-Razavi’s football federation, Feraidoon Esfahanian, head of the Referees’ Committee of Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Din Mohammad Safi, the AFF senior advisor, a number of government officials, members of provincial council, heads of clubs, athletes and sport fans gathered in the opening ceremony. Sarrafan-e-Herat FC played Torbat-e-Jam selective team in the first game that Sarrafan FC could overcome its opponent 6-1.
Sorkh Pushan FC plays Yaraan-e-Isteqlal-e-Tayebat FC today, 14th of Sawr, 1396.

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.