NoshkiL: The Knockout stage and qualifiers of Ufone Balochistan Football Cup are underway. At Noshki, Azad Baloch Football Club (FC) and Government School Mengalabad battled it out for a place in the quarterfinals. In a one sided sided contest played at Mengalabad Football Ground, Azad Baloch FC won the match beating Government School Mengalabad by 3 - 0. Ijaz Ahmed and Sanaullah scored 2 and 1 goals respectively to take their team over the line and qualify for the quarterfinals which will be played in Quetta on 27th March, where the successful teams at the city level will compete against each other.
Earlier, two knockout matches were also played in Noshki.
In the first match played, Government School Mengalabad defeated Degree College Noshki by 1-0.In a thrilling match between two equally matched sides, Naeem’s only goal paved the way his team’s victory.
In the second match, Azad Baloch FC inflicted a 3 - 0 defeat to Absyaban High School. Azad Baloch FC dominated the game where Mohib Naseer scored two consecutive goals supported by Shams’s solitary goal.
The championship signifies the company’s pledge in promoting sports and engaging the youth in healthy activities. The initiative shows Ufone’s commitment to the people of Balochistan, which enunciates with the company’s tagline “It’s all about U.”