Toofan Harirod are crowned the 2018 Afghan Premier League champions
By Khaama Press - Fri Oct 26 2018, 11:44 am
The Toofan Harirod football team defeated the Shaheen Asmayee football team during the final match of the Afghanistan Football Premier League and were crowned the champions of the 2018 Premier League.
The match was played in Kabul on Thursday evening in which Toofan Harirod managed to defeat their rivals Shaheen Asmayee with a difference 1-0.
The first and second halves of the game ended in draw as both teams could not score any goal despite putting up on show aggressive performances.
An additional 30 minutes of extra time was added to the game taking into consideration the results of the first and second halves.
The Toofan Harirod’s Rahmatullah Khairkhwah managed to hit the first goal for his team during the 102nd minute of the game to take a lead of 1-0 against Shaheen Asmayee.
However, the Shaheen Asmayee could not score any goal during the extra time and subsequently the game ended in Toofan Harirod’s favour who were crowned the Premier League champions.
This is the second time Toofan Harirod are winning the champions trophy of the Afghan Premier League while Shaheen Asmayee have been crowned the champions for four times.