Kamyab Jawan Sports Drive To Help Revive Football In Pakistan: Usman Dar
Zeeshan Mehtab Published January 23, 2022 | 05:40 PM
SIALKOT, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 23rd Jan, 2022 ) :Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Youth Affairs Muhammad Usman Dar said on Sunday that Kamyab Jawan Sports Drive in collaboration with the Global Soccer Ventures (GSV) and its partners would help reviving football game in the country.
The SAPM said under the Kamyab Jawan Sports Drive, today, trials were conducted at Jinnah Islamia College Ground to select talented players.
He said that Kamyab Jawan Sports Drive would be extended to other areas of the country.
The SAPM said that trials under Kamyab Jawan Sports Drive were being conducted in 10 regions of the country.
He said that out of the ten regions, a pool of 100 children was going to be formed and the final training would be held in the first week of February.
There was no dearth of talent in Pakistan, he said and added that only the talent needed to be polished.
The SAPM said that state-of-the-art high performance centre was going to be built in Jinnah Stadium Sialkot.
He said that in the past, sports and youth were badly neglected.
Dar said this was the second Talent Hunt Drive in Sialkot during the last two weeks.
Karel Freaye, Belgian UEFA licensed coach said that initially more than 200 players took part in the trial.
Despite the inclement weather, the trial of 72 players and 35 goalkeepers were conductedtoday, in which players proved their talent, he added.