Easah Suliman to represent Pakistan in upcoming int'l events.

ISLAMABAD -- Easah Suliman, who represented England at various youth levels, would now be representing Pakistan football in upcoming international events.

Following FIFA's approval, the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) has been given the green light for Suliman to change his national eligibility and represent Pakistan in international football.

The 25-year-old centre-back, who was currently playing for UD Vilafranquense in the second tier of the Portuguese football league system on loan from Vitoria Guimaraes SC, is now eligible to wear the Pakistan national team jersey, said a press release on Thursday.

Suliman's impressive background includes representing England at various youth levels, where he made history as the first player of Asian heritage to captain an England football side. Notably, he played a vital role in England's triumph in the UEFA European Under-19 Championship in July 2017, featuring as a center back throughout the tournament.

Easah Suliman, previously...

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