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Lyallpur Club beat Karachi United by 1-0 in 13th Pakistan Premier Football League
Lyallpur Club beat Karachi United by 1-0 goal while Khan Research Laboratories (KRL) played with Sui Northern Gas Pipeline (SNGPL) 1-1 draw in 13th Pakistan Premier Football League at Qasim Bagh Football Stadium here.
Secretary General, Pakistan Football Federation, Muhammad Naveed Akram and a large number of peoples were also present on the occasion.
The first match of night, was played between
Lyallpur Club and Karachi United.
Two teams fought well and were engaged 0-0 at the end of the first half.
Muhammad Sufyan scored a lone goal for Lyallpur Club in the 83rd minutes of the game.
Karachi United tried to equalize the game through its players Fareed and Aqib but they could not succeed to equalize the score.
In the last minute of the match, Affan Siddiqui missed Corner for Karachi United and Hussnain Abbas wasted the same for Lyallpur Club in the 70th minutes.
Muhammad Sufyan, Zain ul Abedeen and Waqas well played for the winning team while Azan Manzoor and Moheeb were also outstanding for the loser team during the match.
Referee showed yellow cards to Mohib Ullah (KU) in injury time of the first half while another same card received by Zahid Majeed (Lyallpur Club) in the 87th minutes.
Referee Ahmed Rauf supervised the match while assisted by Dilawar Khan and Mehboob Ali.
The second match was played between KRL and SNGPL.
Both teams fought well and engaged 1-1 at the end of the first half.
Both teams could not succeed to make any score in the 2nd half.
In the 16th minutes of the first half, Alamgir scored a goal for KRL and Samad Khan equalized the score 1-1 in the 32nd minutes of the same half.
The match was locked 1-1 at the end of the scheduled times.
Alamgir, Rajab Ali and Arslan Ali played well for KRL while Zeeshan Ali and Samad Khan were best players of SNGPL.
Hafiz Shah Wali and Abdul Qadeer wasted Cornors for KRL while the same were missed by Basit Ali and Farhan Khan for SNGPL.
In the injuries time of the second half, Ali Agha received yellow card for KRL while Toheed Khan got the same for SNGPL.
This match was supervised by Adnan Anjum while assisted by Majid Khan and Nadeem Butt.
According to point-table, Pakistan WAPDA was on first position woth nine point while Lyallpur Club with seven points and Pakistan Airforce with Six points stood on 2nd and Third position respectively.
On Sunday (August 29); Huma Club will play Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority at 8.00 p.m. while Lyallpur Club will face Pakistan Airforce at 10.00 pm.