Karachi, The 12th Aga Khan University (AKU) Inter-University Football Tournament was organized and final match was played at the AKU Football Ground and the football team trophy has been won by Institute of Business Management (IoBM) team by overthrowing Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science & Technology (SZABIST) team by 2-0 goals.
On this occasion the guests of honour were Dr Ehsan Bari, Assistant Professor and Head of Neurosurgery, AKU and Sher Muhammad, International Player, Pakistan Football, Riaz Akbar contractor, chief organizer and Manager AKU Sports Centre, Football Head Coach, AKU, Sajjad Akbar, Qamar Ali, Tournament Secretary and M Nizam, Media Coordinator. The team trophy and prizes were also presented to players. Winning trophy was received by IoBM Captain Taha Qais whereas SZABISTs Skipper Paras Musavi got the runners-up trophy.
The award of best player of the championship was given to Hamza Younus of IoBM. Special Consolation Prizes were also presented to Arsal Shakeel of BU, Jibraan Fawad of AKU, Ammar Hussain of SZABIST and Usman Saeed of IoBM got award for best performance in the Football Tournament.
Dr Ehsan Bari admired the struggles of AKU Sports Centre Organizers for conducting a healthy event for youngsters and acknowledged both teams for success. He further said that such activities should be planned on regular basis for the promotion of co-curricular activities.