KARACHI: The Pakistan Street Child football team as soon as once more made the nation proud by beating some of the hardest groups within the Street Child Football World Cup 2018 and qualifying for the event’s last, the place they have been defeated at present by Uzbekistan on penalties after a neck-to-neck contest.
However, regardless of their persistently good performances the gifted younger team has acquired nothing however empty promises from the higher-ups within the authorities, which has left it disheartened and disillusioned.
A Twitter web page devoted to Pakistan football, FootballPakistan.com, has drawn consideration to the Sindh authorities’s promises made to the nationwide Street Child football team years in the past, which, to today, stay undelivered.
According to the web page, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and celebration chief Sherry Rehman promised monetary rewards for the team 4 years in the past. But to today, no fee has been made to the younger stars.
Head coach of the Street Child team, Abdur Rasheed, instructed Geo News that the Sindh Assembly had promised Rs0.2 million to every participant in addition to jobs, however nothing has but been achieved.
Rubina Qaimkhani, the provincial minister at the moment, had promised jobs whereas Bilawal had assured to ask Argentine legend Maradona to Pakistan, Rasheed stated.
“I demand that they fulfill their promises to us,” he added.
Speaking to Geo News, PPP’s Sherry Rehman, who can also be chief of the opposition in Senate, regretted the unkept promises and stated she would make sure the monetary rewards are delivered to the team as quickly as doable.
“It is regrettable that the promises weren’t fulfilled,” she admitted, including that she has reminded the PPP chairman of the promised rewards. “He has instructed to immediately give out the rewards as promised, and it will be done in a few days,” she stated.