Jubilation as Pakistan Street Child football team returns home

KARACHI: Pakistani squad that represented Pakistan in the Street Child Football World Cup 2014 reached Karachi on Tuesday morning.

Pakistan players who rose from the streets of slum areas to clinch third position in the event defeating Indians by 13 goals landed at the city’s Jinnah International Airport.

A large number of people including politicians form different political parties welcomed the team at the airport and showered the young players with rose petals.

Sindh Governor Dr Ishrat-ul-Ibad has felicitated the team for their great performances in the world cup.

The team will visit the Sindh Assembly and also has been invited at the Chief Minister House.