[caption id="attachment_704634" align="aligncenter" width="628"]<a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Sarfaraz-Ahmed-and-Fawad-Alam.jpg"><img class="size-full wp-image-704634" alt="Sarfaraz Ahmed, Fawad Alam, Pakistan, England, Ireland" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Sarfaraz-Ahmed-and-Fawad-Alam.jpg" width="628" height="355" /></a> Sarfaraz Ahmed and Fawad Alam AFP (file image)[/caption] <p></p> <p></p><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/pakistan/">Pakistani</a> cricket team captain <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/sarfaraz-ahmed/">Sarfaraz Ahmed</a> said the decision to drop left-handed batsman <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/fawad-alam/">Fawad Alam </a>for the upcoming England and Ireland tour was unanimous in nature. <p></p> <p></p>According to The Dawn, Fawad performed well in the national training camp but failed to make it to the national squad, for which fingers were pointed at chief selector Inzamam-Ul-Haq. <p></p> <p></p>The Dawn quoted ESPNcricinfo that Inzamam defended his decision that he "has seen better players than Fawad Alam in the last three years." <p></p> <p></p>Earlier, Alam refused to comment on the decision put forth by the chief selectors to keep him out of the team. <p></p> <p></p>Sarfaraz said there is always a difference of opinion while selecting a player. <p></p> <p></p>"We have four selectors, a coach and a captain. Whenever a squad is being formed everyone offers their opinion and then the final side is picked with mutual understanding and cooperation. Squads aren't selected unilaterally or without consultation - it doesn't work that way."Dawn quoted Ahmed as saying.