“Despite a grueling schedule for the national team, we will be taking part in the match as it is for a very noble initiative,” Pakistan Football Federation’s marketing consultant Sardar Naved Haider Khan said.
PFF President Faisal Saleh Hayat said it is a matter of great pride for the Pakistan team to be a part of such an amazing international event which is being held for a very noble cause.
“For all our players who will play in this match, it would be a proud moment,” Faisal added.
“Thank you so much, for support of education and equality for girls, through the power of sport, on such a significant day. I look forward to visiting you in Dubai in the very near future and hope to attend the festivities with my family,” Malala said.