Pakistan, Afghans to square off in soccer clash
Billed as “friendship competition” the match would take place on Aug. 20, the Afghanistan Football Federation’s deputy head told a news conference in the capital.
Humayun Kargar said the event was aimed to promote cooperative relations with Pakistan and Afghan athletes abroad had been invited to the match.
Kargar hoped the match would help strengthen links between Afghan and Pakistani soccer federations and prepare footballers from the two nations for the upcoming South Asian championship.
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