ISLAMABAD - Silver medalist Pakistan U-12 futsal team met with IPC minister Riaz Hussain Pirzada here at Pakistan Sports Complex Thursday.

Pakistan U-12 futsal team won silver medal in the recently-concluded International Futsal Championship in Bangkok. Director Pak-Turk International School Turgut Puyan led the team while the Turkish organisation sponsored it. The IPC minister praised the efforts of Turkey in promoting the game. He pledged to reciprocate their efforts by providing state-of-the-art facilities to young players. Turgut Puyan expressed his determination to promote football and basketball in Pakistan. “Pakistan will reap fruits of investing in sports in the coming years.” At the end, the IPC minister gave away prizes to the players, coach Malik Adnan and manager Kazim Kizilkaya.