The PSL’s most loved and talked about team Peshawar Zalmi is once again in limelight after the purchase of DR. Zafar Iqbal as the team’s Medical Advisor. Dr. Iqbal had served Liverpool Football Club as their medical consultant.
He was the team doctor of the football club Liverpool F. C., which is one of the best football clubs based in Liverpool, Merseyside, England.
He is currently employed as the Head of Sports Medicine at Crystal Palace Football Club.
Dr. Iqbal would not only be advising Peshawar Zalmi and Benoni Zalmi on sports-related medicinal help but will also be assisting the Peshawar Zalmi Foundation for the growth of youth and physical fitness awareness campaigns, which is his personal favorite area.
Dr. Iqbal was welcomed with enthusiasm and pleasure by the Zalmi family. The owner of the Zalmi club Javed Afridi said he hopes that with the support and efforts of Dr. Iqbal a good check can be kept on the health of players. His expertise would prove a great help for the sporting talent that is emerging from the platform of Zalmi.
— PeshawarZalmi (@PeshawarZalmi) October 11, 2017
Dr. Iqbal has the experience of working with football legends like Steven Gerrard, Fernando Torres, Luis Suarez and Gareth Bale. These football athletes are the world-class players of the soccer world. The doctor is eager to work with the Zalmis’ as he mentioned in his video message to the Zalmi fans.
— PeshawarZalmi (@PeshawarZalmi) October 12, 2017
He has got the prior experience of working with many Pakistani cricketers in regard to their sports-related injuries, he has helped them in recovering well. Now, with the Zalmi platform, he would be finding a much broader spectrum to practice his expertise.
He has been welcomed with high hopes by the Zalmi team.