LAHORE KESC, Pakistan Air Force and debutant Young Blood snatched victories on the opening day of Pakistan Premier Football League (PPFL) on Thursday at Nushki, Sahiwal, Karachi, Lahore and Rawalpindi. 1986 Champion PAF gained full points with hard-earned 1-0 win over four-time national title holders Army at Satellite Towns Municipal Stadium, Rawalpindi. Muhammad Mujahid returned as hero from the filed as his 43rd minute goal proved strong enough. Faisalabad-born Mujahid joined PAF from PMC this year. First-timers Young Blood opened their mission with lone goal win over at Sahiwals Rai Ali Nawaz Stadium. They managed the precious goal against PMC Athletico Club of Faisalabad through Ghulam Fareed, who also born at Faisalabad, in the 12th minute. The ostentatious Lahores Model Town Football Academy Ground saw PEL staging recovery twice to hold seven-times national champion WAPDA 2-2 in a tense battle. WAPDA led 1-0 at interval through breath taking goal from Imran Niazi who raced onto winger Qamar Zaman pass to slip the ball past keeper Saqib Hanif in the 14th minute. PEL rallied back in the second half with all out attacks and drew level in the 60th minute when substitute Ijaz Sarfraz beat keeper Abdul Aziz all ends up with fierce angular drive on the left corner. But WAPDAs skipper and striker Arif Mehmood restored WAPDAs lead in the 72nd minute with unstoppable drive to make it 2-1. But PELs skipper Asmat Ullah had answered his counterpart with 78th minute leveller. The unmarked Asmat connected the left wing cross from winger Waqas Ahmed past Azizs outstretched right hand. KESC also made impressive start by beating KPT in front of big gathering at KPT Stadium, near Custom House, West Wharf Road, Karachi. Winger Orangzaib Senior was the star performer with two goals in the 10th and 31st minute while Muhammad Rasool was the other scorer in the 69th minute. KPT replied through spearhead Muhammad bin Younus in the 59th minute. The absorbing Nushkis Baloch Club - Chamans Afghan FC clash was locked 0-0 at Nushki Stadium. Friday (17 Sep) Fixture : NBP v SSGC (CDGK Stadium, Sheldon Road, Saddar Town, Karachi 4 PM), HBL v PIA (Peoples Sports Complex, Mauripur Road, Lyari Town, Karachi 4 PM).