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Yumna Zaidi urges to save Pakistan football following FIFA ban threat

The Dil Na Umeed Toh Nahi actor extends support for Pakistan women's national football team.

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Yumna Zaidi urges to save Pakistan football following the FIFA ban threat and has extended support for Pakistan women’s national football team.

Taking it to her Instagram stories, the Pyar Ke Sadqay star penned a note appealing to the big dogs to do something in order to prevent a damaging ban on the sport.

“Sports are essential to a society to remain healthy, provide us with the heroes we so desperately need to look up to and represent our country,” Yumna Zaidi wrote.

“At present, the current Pakistan woman’s football team seems to be going through a host of issues and I want to appeal to whoever is listening to pls help them we need this… we need them to shine.”


It was on Saturday when the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) headquarters was attacked in Lahore, with the FIFA-appointed Normalisation Committee (NC) was not only physically charged but their possessions were also taken.

The chaos resulted in the cancellation of the ongoing Women’s Championship taking place in Karachi.

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