Sporting and Cultural Event of the Year AfghanCup 2014
The Afghan Sports Federation's upcoming 17th Annual Afghan Cup 2013 tournament will be held on July 31th - August 3rd, 2014 in the Greater Washington Metropolitan Area. The “Afghan Cup” is the largest sporting and cultural event in the United States held by ASF each year. At this unique event, soccer, basketball and youth teams will compete in a four-day tournament. While the tournament is centered on a competitive sporting event, there are several non-sports related activities such as a live concert, picnic, food vendors, shops, and sponsor booths ensuring fun for the entire family. Officials of the Afghanistan National Football Federation, the Afghanistan Basketball Federation and the National Olympic Committee (NOC) have been cordialy invited and are expected to be part of this reat event. The tournament will begin with a welcoming reception for the participating team representatives on the evening of July 30, 2014 and the games will begin on Thursday morning, July 31 and continue through Sunday August 3, 2014.
ASF Select Crowned AASA Soccer Champions
ASF Select were crowned the Champions of theAfghan American Sports Association’sMemorial Day Soccer Tournament by defeatingBrishnaof New York in the finals on Monday, May 25th at Teaneck, NJ. The tournament was comprised of 7 teams with players from all over the world. The teams consisted of ASF Select(VA) Brishna(NY) Pamir (NJ), Itehad (NY), Itefaq (NJ), ASF A (VA), and Pamir B (NJ).