2009 National Football Challenge Cup

The 2009 National Football Challenge Cup was the 19th edition of National Football Challenge Cup. The tournament was hosted by Hyderabad. The tournament started on 18 April and concluded on 28 April.[1]

2009 National Football Challenge Cup
CountryPakistan
Championship venueHyderabad
Teams16
Defending championsPakistan Navy
ChampionsKhan Research Laboratories (1st title)
Runners-upPakistan Airlines
Third placePakistan Navy
Fourth placeWAPDA
Matches played32
Goals scored118 (3.69 per match)
2008
2010
All statistics correct as of 28 April 2009.

Pakistan Navy were the defending champions, they were eliminated in the semi-finals by the eventual winners Khan Research Laboratories, who won their first major trophy since establishment.

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 WAPDA 3 3 0 0 13 2 +11 9
2 Habib Bank 3 2 0 1 12 4 +8 6
3 Pakistan Airforce 3 1 0 2 7 5 +2 3
4 Higher Education Commission 3 0 0 3 1 22 −21 0
Source: RSSSF
WAPDA2–0Pakistan Airforce
Report
Habib Bank8–0Higher Education Commission
Report

Pakistan Airforce1–2Habib Bank
Report
WAPDA8–0Higher Education Commission
Report

WAPDA3–2Habib Bank
Report
Pakistan Airforce6–1Higher Education Commission
Report

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Pakistan Airlines 3 2 1 0 10 4 +6 7
2 Pakistan Army 3 2 1 0 7 3 +4 7
3 Pakistan Steel 3 1 0 2 5 12 −7 3
4 Sui Southern Gas 3 0 0 3 5 8 −3 0
Source: RSSSF
Pakistan Army2–1Sui Southern Gas
Report
Pakistan Airlines6–1Pakistan Steel
Report

Pakistan Steel0–3Pakistan Army
Report
Sui Southern Gas1–2Pakistan Airlines
Report

Pakistan Airlines2–2Pakistan Army
Report
Sui Southern Gas3–4Pakistan Steel
Report

Group CEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Khan Research Laboratories 3 3 0 0 9 2 +7 9
2 Sindh Government Press 3 1 1 1 3 4 −1 4
3 Karachi Electric Supply Corporation 3 1 1 1 2 4 −2 4
4 National Bank 3 0 0 3 3 7 −4 0
Source: RSSSF
Khan Research Laboratories2–0Sindh Government Press
Report
National Bank0–1Karachi Electric Supply Corporation
Report

National Bank2–3Sindh Government Press
Report

Sindh Government Press0–0Karachi Electric Supply Corporation
Report
National Bank1–3Khan Research Laboratories
Report

Group DEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Pakistan Navy 3 2 1 0 4 2 +2 7
2 Karachi Port Trust 3 2 0 1 9 3 +6 6
3 Pak Elektron 3 1 1 1 7 3 +4 4
4 DFA Hyderabad 3 0 0 3 0 12 −12 0
Source: RSSSF
Pakistan Navy1–1Pak Elektron
Report
Karachi Port Trust6–1DFA Hyderabad
Report

DFA Hyderabad0–1Pakistan Navy
Report
Karachi Port Trust2–1Pak Elektron
Report

Pak Elektron5–0DFA Hyderabad
Report
Pakistan Navy2–1Karachi Port Trust
Report

Knockout roundEdit

Quarter-finalsEdit

WAPDA2–1Karachi Port Trust
Ayaz   67'
Raj   72'
A. Rehman   76'
Pakistan Navy2–2 (a.e.t.)Habib Bank
Mehmood   85', 115' Ishtiaq   60'
Z. Lashari   115'
Penalties
2–1
Pakistan Airlines5–0Sindh Government Press
Haji   18'
Nazeer   45'
S. Lashari   62'
Nasrullah   87'
A. Ghaffar   90'

Semi-finalsEdit

Khan Research Laboratories2–1Pakistan Navy
Kaleemullah   15'
Qasim   69'
Bakhsh   60'
WAPDA1–2Pakistan Airlines
Hayat   21' S. Lashari   45', 68'

Third place matchEdit

WAPDA1–1 (a.e.t.)Pakistan Navy
Asif   55' Qadir   44'
Penalties
3–4

FinalEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ali Wahidi, Syed Akber (July 16, 2009). "Pakistan 2008/09 (National Tournaments)". rsssf.com. rsssf. Retrieved January 4, 2019.