Real Kashmir rope in Football for Peace-founder Kashif Siddiqi

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Kashif Siddiqi. (Source: Twitter/@IndyFootball)Real Kashmir will have a new face during this year’s I-League tournament, British citizen Kashif Siddiqi, one of the founders of ‘Football for Peace’, who has been loaned to the club by the UK-based Oxford United.
The 33-year-old Siddiqi is the co-founder of ‘Football For Peace (FFP)’, which was established in 2006 by FIFA and Chilean legend Elias Figueroa at the United Nations New York Office under the directorship of Dr Djibril Diallo and former secretary general the late Kofi Annan.
The FFP has been active in building platform of neutrality and dialogue.
Born to a Ugandan mother and Indian father, who hails from Lucknow, Siddiqi is very excited for playing with RKFC.
Clearing the air about playing for Pakistani team, the footballer said few years back he had been approached by India and Pakistan federations to play for them.
“Indian side wanted me to give up my British citizenship and I did not want that as my mother had struggled so hard for that.

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