2008 National Football Challenge Cup

The 2008 National Football Challenge Cup was the 18th season of National Football Challenge Cup, the main cup tournament in Pakistani football.[1]

2008 National Football Challenge Cup
CountryPakistan
Dates1 May – 15 May 2008
CityKarachi
Championship venueCDGK Stadium,
People's Football Stadium
Teams16
Defending championsPakistan Telecommunication
(2005 winners, team dissolved)
ChampionsPakistan Navy (1st title)
Runners-upKhan Research Laboratories
Third placeNational Bank
Fourth placeWAPDA
Championship match score3–1
Matches played44
Goals scored71 (1.61 per match)
2005
2009
All statistics correct as of 31 July 2008.

Pakistan Telecommunication were the defending champions, winning the 2005 edition, although their team was dissolved in the end of 2005 season. Thus there was no defending champions.

All the matches were played in CDGK Stadium and Peoples Football Stadium in Karachi.

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Pakistan Navy 3 3 0 0 7 1 +6 9
2 Khan Research Laboratories 3 2 0 1 4 4 0 6
3 Pakistan Airforce 3 1 0 2 2 3 −1 3
4 Pak Elektron 3 0 0 3 0 5 −5 0
Source: RSSSF

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 National Bank 2 2 0 0 5 0 +5 6
2 WAPDA 2 1 0 1 9 3 +6 3
3 Sui Southern Gas 2 0 0 2 0 11 −11 0
- Pakistan Television 0 - - - - - 0
Source: RSSSF

Group CEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Karachi Port Trust 3 2 1 0 6 2 +4 7
2 Habib Bank 3 2 0 1 4 4 0 6
3 Pakistan Airlines 3 1 1 1 6 2 +4 4
4 Sindh Government Press 3 0 0 3 1 9 −8 0
Source: RSSSF

Group DEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Karachi Electric Supply Corporation 2 1 1 0 2 1 +1 4
2 Pakistan Public Work Department 2 1 0 1 2 2 0 3
3 Pakistan Steel 2 0 1 1 2 3 −1 1
- Pakistan Army 0 - - - - - 0
Source: RSSSF

Knockout roundEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

Habib Bank0–1Pakistan Navy
Report

National Bank3–1Pakistan Public Work Department
Report

SemifinalsEdit

KRL F.C.2–0WAPDA F.C.
Report

Third place matchEdit

WAPDA0–2National Bank
Report

FinalEdit

Pakistan Navy3–1Khan Research Laboratories
Sajjad Ahmed   13', 64'
Asif Mehmood   80'
Report Shahid Ahmed   19'

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Pakistan 2007/08 (National Tournaments)". Retrieved December 23, 2018.