KARACHI: Pakistan Premier League’s reigning champions K-Electric Football Club (KEFC) defeated Pakistan SNGPL FC by 3-0 and emerged victorious during the 12th Premier League at the KPT football stadium in Karachi. The win takes KEFC to a prominent position place after Murtaza Hussain opened with the Captain Mohammad Rasool and Muhammad Riaz scoring one apiece.
The score was 0-0 at the end of first half. Murtaza Hussain led KEFC by scoring at the 75th minute of second half, while Muhammad Riaz doubled the lead by netting the ball in the 93rd minute and Captain Muhammad Rasool scored the final goal of the match at the 94th minute.
KEFC’s Captain Mohammad Rasool acknowledged the valiant effort by his team and said, “This win is a result of the whole team’s effort and with several matches remaining in this year’s league, we still have a lot of work to do. We are determined to play our next match and come out victorious.”
The Pakistan Premier League is Pakistan’s professional league for men’s association of football clubs. This tournament is at the top of the Pakistan football league system and it is the country’s primary football competition. KE FC is the current premier league champion defending its title in this year’s league.