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South Asians in Soccer Weekly: Uddin set for England C, Khan urged to contemplate Pakistan, Yan Dhanda’s future, plus objectives galore | Soccer Information


The newest version of South Asians in Soccer Weekly is out after one other eventful week for the neighborhood within the Stunning Sport…

Trailblazer Anwar Uddin will return to the touchline as England C assistant supervisor, Sky Sports activities Information understands.

Former Aldershot City assistant Uddin, who has beforehand managed at Glebe FC and at Ware, will re-unite with long-serving boss Paul Fairclough, with the England C non-league crew anticipated to journey to Wales to play Cymru C on the finish of March.

Ex-Dagenham and Redbridge captain Uddin received an FA Youth Cup with West Ham, earlier than making his senior debut at Bristol Rovers in 2002 when he grew to become the primary British-Bangladeshi league participant in English soccer historical past.

Sky Sports activities Information completely revealed again in 2022 that Uddin had turn out to be the primary British South Asian to turn out to be assistant supervisor of an England males’s facet.

Uddin was accountable for bringing in three South Asian heritage coaches to help the crew for his or her final sport at Cymru, creating probably the most ethnically various dugouts in England’s worldwide soccer historical past.

England beat Cymru C 1-0 on residence soil final yr within the fourth fixture between the 2 sides in six years. They lead the head-to-head document 2-1, with the 2019 conflict between the 2 sides ending in a draw.

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Khan ‘should contemplate’ Pakistan

Sam Khan scored Luton’s winner within the final spherical to arrange a fourth-round conflict with Brighton

Luton City striker Sam Khan “should contemplate” the prospect of taking part in for Pakistan, in line with Footballistan podcast host Shahrukh Sohail.

Khan headed residence Luton’s winner within the final spherical of the Girls’s FA Cup, organising a profitable residence tie in opposition to WSL facet Brighton this weekend.

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Footballistan podcast host Shahrukh Sohail tells Sky Sports activities Information’ Dev Trehan that soccer is now too huge to disregard in Pakistan with nice potential for additional development

The ahead, who has abroad expertise and performed for Girls’s Nationwide League golf equipment together with Cambridge United and Actonians, has scored 4 objectives in her final 4 matches.

Podcast host and former Coventry United industrial govt Sohail is satisfied that British-Pakistani Khan might replicate that type at worldwide degree if she wished to go down that route.

“Taking part in for Pakistan is certainly one thing that Sam should contemplate, not least as a result of she would have tens of hundreds of individuals supporting her,” Footballistan podcast host Sohail informed Sky Sports activities Information.

“She has had an excellent soccer training and has gained loads of expertise taking part in in America and at completely different ranges of the English soccer pyramid.

“Sam can be an incredible mentor for the youthful gamers and is somebody who I am positive would rating objectives in a Pakistan shirt.”

Wealdstone’s Allarakhia traces up in opposition to Salah

Tarryn Allarakhia loved a day he’ll always remember as he got here on in opposition to Egypt for his worldwide debut.

Sky Sports activities Information revealed within the final version of South Asians in Soccer Weekly that the Wealdstone winger was set to line up in opposition to Liverpool famous person Mohamed Salah, earlier than jetting off with Tanzania to the Africa Cup of Nations, which is reside and unique on Sky Sports activities.

Allarakhia, who has blended Indian and East African heritage, performed 45 minutes in a 2-0 loss on the Cairo Worldwide Stadium in a sport which noticed Salah miss a penalty for the hosts.

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Curiosity grows in ‘crown jewel’ Dhanda

Hearts face competitors from English Championship golf equipment for the signature of Ross County sensation Yan Dhanda.

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