Shahid Afridi who always remain in news due to his aggressive nature on media once again started a controversy by giving a controversial statement against Javed Miandad. He said that Miandad always needs money in his life. This is the main difference between two legends Imran khan and Javed Miandad, said Afridi. Talking to a press conference Shahid Afridi said that he did not beg PCB for a farewell match. Rather he wanted PCB to give a respectable farewell to a cricketer who served 20 years for Pakistan cricket.
Earlier, Inzamam Ul Haq in a press conference after announcing test squad for West Indies series said that he may select a cricketer for Pakistan but he can not ensure him for a farewell match. It seems that Afridi is suffering from depression due to PCB behavior and thus giving such statements.
Javed Miandad in his response said that he supported Shahid Afridi during his career. It is shocking for him that Afridi is giving statements against him. Afridi should behave like a gentleman and should not beg for a farewell match. He only wanted to play final match for money. He further said that its not a club team rather it is Pakistan national team and one can not take an international match like this.
Miandad further said that Shahid Afridi was involved in match fixing in the past. He make money by fixing matches during his career. Everybody knows that Shahid Afridi is over confidant and played much more cricket than his talent. Pakistan cricket has already suffered a lot due to Shahid Afridi.
Many of the senior player also commented on Afridi statement and siad that Shahid Afridi should respect his seniors. Shoaib Akhtar during his interview said that both are respectful players of Pakistan and they should avoid giving statements against each others. Amir Sohail and Abdul Qadir also said that Shahid Afridi is famous for his controversial statements on media. Afridi should learn how to respect his seniors. It seems that he is begging PCB for the farewell match and giving such statements for attaining media attention.
Further the tweet from Shahid Afridi became top trend with in few hours on twitter. Millions of people expressed their views and ask both cricketers to solve the matter. Afridi in his tweet said that Javed Miandad is giving harsh statements against me from some time. We all know that he is a senior player but I can not let him to give such type of statements against me. After Javed Miandad statement about match fixing it looks that this matter will be in news for some coming days for sure.