LAHORE The Pakistan Premier Football League (PPFL) matches will commence simultaneously at Nushki, Sahiwal, Karachi, Lahore and Rawalpindi on Thursday (today). 1986 Champion Pakistan Air Force will take on four-time national title holder Army in all-services affair at Satellite Towns Municipal Stadium, Rawalpindi. Nushkis Baloch Club will face Afghan FC at their home territory. At Sahiwals Rai Ali Nawaz Stadium, debutant Young Blood take on PMC Athletico Club of Faisalabad. The KPT- KESC clash is being scheduled for KPT Stadium, near Custom House Karachi and Lahores Model Town Football Academy Ground will host PEL-WAPDA clash. The 240-match event will be played in three phases and 240th and final match is scheduled for December 28. The 168 matches of PFFs blue riband event will be played before Eidul Adha. After nine-day Eid break, further 54 matches will be held until Ashura/Muharram. After five-day break, Karachi will host final 18 matches of the marathon league. The PFF has decided to retain all 14 teams of PPFL 2009 plus top two teams of PFF League 2009 for the 16-team event. Title holders KRL will defend the title while WAPDA are looking for their eighth title. The draws of 41 matches to be held in month of September 2010 (All matches, unless stated, will be kicked off at 4 PM). Schedule: Sep 16: PEL v WAPDA (Model Town Football Academy Ground, Lahore), Nushki Baloch FC v Afghan FC (Nushki Stadium, Nushki), PAF v Army (Municipal Stadium, Saidpur Road, Satellite Town, Rawalpindi), KPT v KESC (KPT - Benazir Sports Complex, West Wharf Road, Kharadar, Karachi), Young Blood FC v PMC Athletico Club Faisalabad (Rai Ali Nawaz Stadium, near Fareed Town Police Station, Sahiwal) Sep 17: NBP v SSGC ( Korangi Baloch Stadium, Sharafi, Karachi), HBL v PIA (Peoples Sports Complex, Mauripur Road, Lyari Town, Karachi) Sep 18: PAF v KRL (Qayyum Stadium, near Saddar, Bara Road, Peshawar Cantt) , Navy vArmy (Municipal Stadium, Saidpur Road, Satellite Town, Rawalpindi) , PMC Athletico v WAPDA (Railway Ground, Faisalabad), PEL v Young Blood (Model Town Football Academy Ground, Lahore) Sep 19: PIA v NBP (CDGK Stadium, Sheldon road, Saddar Town, Karachi), SSGC v KPT (KPT - Benazir Sports Complex, West Wharf Road, Kharadar, Karachi), KESC v HBL (Peoples Sports Complex, Mauripur Road, Lyari Town, Karachi) Sep 20: Afghan FC v Nushki Baloch FC (Jamal Nasir Stadium, Chaman), Army v KRL (Municipal Stadium, Saidpur Road, Satellite Town, Rawalpindi), PAF v Navy (Qayyum Stadium, near Saddar, Bara Road, Peshawar Cantt) Sep 21: PEL v PMC Athletico (Model Town Football Academy Ground, Lahore), Young Blood v WAPDA (Rai Ali Nawaz Stadium, near Fareed Town Police Station, Sahiwal) Sep 22: KPT v PIA (KPT - Benazir Sports Complex, West Wharf Road, Kharadar, Karachi), KESC v NBP (Peoples Sports Complex, Mauripur Road, Lyari Town, Karachi) Sep 23: Afghan v SSGC (Jamal Nasir Stadium, Chaman), Nushki Baloch FC v HBL (Nushki Stadium, Nushki), KRL v Navy (Municipal Stadium, Saidpur Road, Satellite Town, Rawalpindi), PAF v Army (Qayyum Stadium, near Saddar, Bara Road, Peshawar Cantt) Sep 24: WAPDA v Young Blood FC (Garhi Shahus Railway Stadium, Lahore), PMC Athtelico v PEL (Railway Ground, Faisalabad), Sep 25: NBP v KPT (Korangi Baloch Stadium, Sharafi, Karachi), KESC v PIA (Peoples Sports Complex, Mauripur Road, Lyari Town, Karachi) Sep 26: Afghan v HBL (Jamal Nasir Stadium, Chaman), Nushki Baloch FC v SSGC (Nushki Stadium, Nushki), Navy v PAF 1.30 PM, KRL v Army 4 PM (Municipal Stadium, Saidpur Road, Satellite Town, Karachi) Sep 27: WAPDA v PMC Athletico (Garhi Shahus Railway Stadium, Lahore), PIA v KPT (Korangi Baloch Stadium, Sharafi, Karachi), Sep 28: Army v Navy (Municipal Stadium, Saidpur Road, Satellite Town, Rawalpindi), Nushki Baloch FC v NBP (Nushki Stadium, Nushki) Afghan v KESC (Jamal Nasir Stadium, Chaman) Sep 29: KPT v HBL (KPT - Benazir Sports Complex, West Wharf Road, Kharadar, Karachi), PIA v SSGC (CDGK stadium, Sheldon road, Saddar Town, Karachi) Sep 30: PMC Athletico v Young Blood (Railway Stadium, Faisalabad).