Atlas futsal team wins the title of the 8th March Cup.

April 12, 2017
Women Futsal

 Atlas encountered Ayenda Sazaan in the finals that Ayenda Sazaan lost the game 3-2. 
 Achiana futsal team played Adalat futsal team in the semifinals, and finally Adalat beat its opponent 12 – 0 and finished third. 
 At the end of the games, top trophies were handed over to top teams and players by the AFF officials. 
 The games were organized at the AFF Gymnasium with the participation of 8 women futsal teams the aim of which was to celebrate 8th of March, the International Women’s Day.
 Mohammad Yousuf Kargar, the AFF vice-president, attended the finals and extended his gratitude to all players and officials.
 Mr. Kargar said, “The AFF has taken great actions for the growth of women football, and we are trying to extend women football and futsal to other provinces as well.”
 Dr. Homaira Abavi, head of Afghan Association, who also attended the program, expressed her happiness for organizing such a tournament, and she said, “Efforts made by the AFF officials are appreciable.”
 Abdul Saboor Walizada, in charge of the AFF Committee on Women, thanked Dr. Abavi for her cooperation and tireless efforts in the area of women football and futsal, and he presented her a letter of appreciation. 
 The tournament organizing staff say that women futsal impressively improved in the country, and more efforts must be put in for its further growth.

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.