- Manizeh Zainli, the first-ever feminine secretary-general of the Pakistan Soccer Basis has determined to step down from her put up
- She mentioned her contract has expired
- Not getting the contract renewed has been a voluntary resolution on her half
LAHORE: The primary feminine secretary-general of the Pakistan Soccer Federation (PFF) Manizeh Zainli has introduced to step down from her put up upon the expiry of her contract.
The PFF on Thursday confirmed that Manizeh Zainli has determined to step down from the place of the inspiration’s secretary-general.
“The PFF thanks Zainli for the services she has [rendered] for the development of football in the country during her tenure,” the governing physique mentioned in a press release.
Zainli was appointed earlier this 12 months in February and have become the nation’s first-ever feminine secretary-general for the PFF.
“I am stepping down as the PFF’s secretary-general willfully, despite several requests by the PFF Normalisation Committee Chairman Muneer Ahmed Khan Sadhana and other colleagues,” Zainli was quoted as saying.
“I’m grateful to the entire soccer fraternity of Pakistan for supporting me with our collective purpose to enhance the footballing system within the nation and I hope my struggles have created a brand new paradigm for ladies throughout who’re struggling in professions dominated by males, “she added.
Zainli was requested for a resignation earlier in October by former NC Chairman Hamza Khan which led her to take a keep order from a civil courtroom in Lahore that prevented her from being eliminated by PFF NC.
Nonetheless, the newly appointed Chairman Sadhana reversed Hamza’s resolution and reinstated Zainli final week.
The governing physique revealed that Zainli will work till mid-January. In the mean time, the federation will discover a substitute to make sure a easy transition of labor.