Pakistan’s star all-rounder, Shahid Afridi, has expressed confidence in the leadership of the new Multan Sultans’ captain, Shan Masood.
In a press conference ahead of the PSL 5 opening ceremony, Afridi said that the team is in high spirits and that they are expecting great results under the new captain.
Shan Masood is in great form. I hope that he can perform well as captain of the franchise. We are expecting great results under Shan Masood. My full support is with him.
In response to a question regarding captaincy, the 39-year-old said that he is enjoying his cricket and that he will try to win matches for his team.
I am enjoying my cricket. The combination of Multan Sultans is very good. The team has many skillful players. I have never thought about mentorship. As a player, I have many responsibilities. The captain and coach have high expectations from me. I will try to perform to the best of my capabilities in the PSL.
The former Pakistan captain urged the youngsters to use PSL as a stepping stone for their international careers.
PSL is a massive platform that provides rising stars an opportunity to break through into the national team by showcasing their cricketing abilities. PSL has already given Pakistan many promising stars.
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