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HISTORY MADE! Pakistan women’s football team marks first win in Olympic Qualifiers

Pakistan beat Tajikistan by 1-0

Pakistan women’s football team marked its first win in Olympic Qualifiers!

Pakistan women’s football team made history after it bagged its first-ever victory by defeating Tajikistan 1-0 during the AFC Olympic Qualifiers on Tuesday.

The green team finished third in Group E matches of the qualifiers for the Paris Olympics 2024.


Zahmena Malik’s timely goal helped Pakistan bag the historic victory.

The start hasn’t been an ideal one for the Pakistan team Earlier, as they faced defeat in the first match against the Philippines 4-0 and also lost the second game to Hong Kong by 2-0.

The Philippines, who won all three matches, progressed to the next round as group winners.

Pakistan team suffered a setback in the Olympic Qualifiers, star striker Nadia Khan was ruled out of the tournament due to an ACL injury.

Adding more to it, captain Maria Khan could also not participate in the second and third matches of the group stage due to an injury.

Saman Siddiqui

Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.

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