Another exhilarating game is on the way in the Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) stadium today, September 21, 2017 at 3:30 pm. The north zone representatives, Simorgh Alborz will compete with Toofan Harirod. This will be the eight 2017 Afghan Premier League (APL) group stage match. 

Toofan Harirod took an immediate lead against De Maiwand Atalan in their first group stage match but were unable to hang on to their advantage. All their other attempts to recover the loss were deterred and conceded 4-2 to Atalan. Today’s result will be crucial for Toofan Harirod. 

In group “B”, De Maiwand Atalan has six points followed by Simorgh Alborz with three points. Toofan Harirod and De Abasin Sape have not sealed any score yet. 

“Toofan Harirod will not succumb to another consecutive defeat in the APL group stage. We are confident that we will play tough enough. The players have conducted preparations and are eager to make an impression,” said the coach, Najeebullah Nowrozi. 

Simorgh Alborz triumphed 1-0 over De Abasin Sape in their first group stage match and sealed three points. “We are aware that today’s match against Toofan Harirod will not be an easy one; however, our players will not give up. Simorgh Alborz will win a title this year, that is why we are here,” said the team manager, Taj Mohammad Khudadad. 

The match will be broadcast LIVE on TOLO TV and Lemar TV and simulcast on Arman FM, Arakozia FM as well as online via the APL Official YouTube Channel. Follow APL YouTube page ( for the match highlights. Like APL Instagram (Afghanpremierleague.official) for more updated photos of the teams. Read more about the coming events on (