|Full name||Tanveer Ahmed|
|Date of birth||April 15, 1972|
|Place of birth||Pakistan|
|Height||1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Playing position||Central Defender and Right Back|
|Current club||WAPDA FC|
|2007||Lahore Lajpaals F.C.||?||(?)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Tanveer Ahmed (Urdu: تنویر احمد; born on April 15, 1972) is a Pakistani footballer, who is the former captain of WAPDA FC. He is also the former captain of Pakistan national football team. A mainstay in the national team, the experienced defender has played in many tournaments since his first call up.
Ahmed is a central defender who has been playing for WAPDA FC since he transferred there in 2002 season. He is also a useful right back. Ahmed started his career at CMF FC where his defensive ability was brought to attention and soon was called up to the national team.
When Ahmed moved to WAPDA FC, he was given the captaincy and won the National Championship in 2003. In the new Pakistan Premier League in 2004, WAPDA were one of the favourites to win the title, but it took until the final day of the season before they were crowned champions. They lost the PPL the following year.
After retiring from international football after the 2010 World Cup qualifiers in 2007, Ahmed became WAPDA's Assistant Manager as well as retaining his squad player status, and helped them with the 2007/8 PPL. However, as a result of these displays on and off the pitch, Tanveer Ahmed was once again called back to the national squad for the AFC Challenge Cup 2008 qualifiers by head coach Akhtar Mohiuddin. After failing to reach the AFC Challenge Cup he retired again.
International Career Stats
Goals for Senior National Team
|November 15, 2006||Abu Dhabi, UAE||United Arab Emirates||2-3||Lost||2007 AFC Asian Cup qualification|
|April 6, 2008||Taipei, Taiwan||Guam||9-2||Won||2008 AFC Challenge Cup qualification|
With WAPDA FC
- Pakistan Premier League 2003, 2004, 2007/08
- Tanveer Ahmed at National-Football-Teams.com
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