HBL F.C.

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Habib Bank Limited
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Full name Habib Bank Limited Football Club
Nickname(s) The Bankers
Short name HBL
Founded 1975; 43 years ago (1975)
Ground Peoples Football Stadium
Karachi, Pakistan
Capacity 40,000
Chairman Raqeeb
Coach Yousuf Khan
League Pakistan Football Federation League

HBL F.C. are a Pakistani football club based in Karachi who play in the Pakistan Premier League. The club was formed in 1975 by the Habib Bank, hence the nickname, the Bankers.

HBL won the National championship in 1982, beating Pakistan Railways into second place. They have also been runners up three times.

They were founding members of the Pakistan Premier League. They were relegated in the 2006–07 season, but were elected to return following expansion of the league.

Honours[edit]

1982
1985

Performance in AFC competitions[edit]

1987 - Qualifying Stage

Current squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Pakistan GK Muhammad Shehzad
3 Cameroon DF Thomas Libih
4 Pakistan DF Habib Ullah
6 Pakistan MF Aadil Sakhi
No. Position Player
8 Pakistan MF Zakir Lashari
9 Pakistan FW Muhammad Faraz baloch
10 Pakistan FW Muhammad Ishtiaq Ahmed
14 Pakistan GK Aqeel Ahmad