Saturday, February 02, 2013
Kabul (BNA) Afghan National football team is due to attend Asian Challenge Cup in near future.
Asian challenge cup football competitions will be held in March second the current year in Laos, where 20 Asian countries football teams will participate.
Hamayoun Kargar the coach of national football team said BNA, for this reason Afghan athletes together with their colleagues in Europe, America and Asia participated in a series of exercises for ten days in Dubai in order the members of the national football team to be selected.
At the end of exercises among 35 athletes 23 of them were chosen to be the members of Afghan football national team.
From those 13 of them are Afghans living abroad.
These athletes are due to participate at Laos competitions.
According to source, the Afghan football national team returned to Kabul from Dubai on Thursday.