Pakistan team arrives Thursday for Peace Cup
MANILA -- The Pakistan National Team is set to arrive on Thursday at the Bacolod-Silay Airport at 5:50 a.m. via Philippine Airlines flight 911 to take part in the 2nd Philippine Peace Cup 2013.
The Cup kicks off tomorrow and will end on Oct. 15 at the Panaad Park and Stadium in Bacolod City.
The Pakistani side will be facing Chinese Taipei on Sunday followed by the match against the Azkals on Tuesday.
The 22-man team of Pakistan include: keepers Yousaf Ejaz Butt, Saqib Hanif and Muzammil Hussain; defenders Muhammad Ahmed, Ahsan Ullah, Faisal Iqbal, Muhammad Hameed, Muhammad Rizwan Asif and Zeshan Rehman; midfielders MAhmood Khan, Muhammad Adil, Zain Ullah, Bilawal Ur Rehman, Saddam Hussain, Syed Arif Hussain, Abbas Ali, and Muhammad Sufyan Asif; and forwardsKaleem Ullah, Muhammad Rasool, Muhammad Bilal, Hassan Bashir and Mohammad Ali.
The Azkals started their training sessions hours after their arrival on Tuesday. Their Chinese Taipei counterparts had their training yesterday morning at the North Football Field.
Tickets for the Peace Cup are now available online at Ticket World.
For Bacolod, tickets will be available today at the Planta Hotel and in Panaad Stadium during the match days. For interested parties, contact Planta Hotel (034) 468-0400).
Ticket prices include: Azkals games – P500 for grandstand (center), P200 grandstand (side) and P50 for bleachers; while P200 for grandstand (center), P100 grandstand (side) and P50 for bleachers during the Chinese Taipei and Pakistan match.
Meanwhile, a reminder for online purchasers to show their credit cards used with valid ID when redeeming match tickets.
For proxy, an authorization letter signed by both parties is required, IDs with signatures from both parties, and photo copy of credit card used.