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Nike released the new Home and Away kits for the India National Football Team.

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01.08.2013 : KFC. |
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AIFF MEDIA RELEASE : In New Delhi on Thursday (August 1, 2013) Nike released the new Home and Away kits for the India National Football Team, with Team Captain and Striker Sunil Chhetri, and I-League's best Midfielder Lenny Rodrigues. The Indian Football Team will debut the new National Kit in the August 14 International Friendly against Tajikistan.

At the launch, AIFF General Secretary Mr. Kushal Das and Nike India Pvt. Ltd. Marketing Director, Avinash Pant also announced and signed the agreement for Nike to remain as the Official Apparel Sponsor of the Indian National Football Team until 2017. Nike will continue to kit all the National Football Team across all age groups in India.

"Through our partnership, Nike has always emphasised on providing our Players with the Best in Class products from across the Globe, and this new Team Kit is a perfect testimony," Mr. Kushal Das said at the Launch. "We are extremely pleased that Nike will continue as the Official Apparel Sponsor of the Indian Football Team until 2017, and we truly believe that this partnership will grow from strength to strength."

The Indian Team will represent the Country in a striking new kit that represents an evolution from the previous kit in terms of technology and design. The new jersey, designed with contrasting blue stripes, boasts of advanced technology enhancements and is made with 100 percent recycled polyester.

"At Nike we constantly look at bringing in innovation to help athletes perform better," said Mr. Avinash Pant, Marketing Director, Nike India Pvt. Ltd. "Over the years, the game has evolved to become faster. The game requires players to be more agile and hence it is our endeavor to provide our athletes with the best products that will give them the competitive edge. Nike is also delighted to extend its partnership with AIFF to be the Official Apparel Sponsor of the India Football Team until 2017."

Continuing its commitment to establish the House of Football as the ultimate destination for football fans, Nike will retail the new Indian Football Team Jersey exclusively at the House of Football, in Delhi beginning Thursday (August 1). Nike's design reflects the latest performance innovation and the most environmentally-friendly kit production to date.

AIFF and IMG RELIANCE MEETING HELD TODAY AT NEW DELHI.

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AIFF MEDIA RELEASE : The All India Football Federation (AIFF) held its Executive Committee Meeting here today (August 1, 2013) at Football House in New Delhi. IMG-Reliance, the Marketing Partner of AIFF presented a detailed progress plan on the new Tournament as part one of the agenda of the Meeting.

In its presentation, IMG-Reliance shared their new Tournament's objectives, structure and implementation. Furthermore, details of the Franchise Auction including guidelines, obligations and building process were shared with the Committee. IMG-Reliance also gave an update on the Player's signed, venue booking for the Tournament and their plans on Stadium refurbishment.

The AIFF Executive Committee Meeting chaired by AIFF President Mr. Praful Patel unanimously expressed satisfaction over the progress made on the proposed new Tournament and called for all stakeholders to work together in strengthening Indian Football.

IMG-Reliance plans for development of Indian Football is impressive as it just not concentrates on a single Tournament but in the creation of a platform which would popularize the game across all levels in India. AIFF fully supports IMG-Reliance in their endeavour and are confident about their plans and progress so far.

Meanwhile, IMG-Reliance also confirmed to the Executive Committee that a detailed Promotional Plan for the 2013-14 I-League will be communicated to AIFF which can be shared with the Clubs.

AIFF Executive Committee also asked the stakeholders including I-League Clubs and IMG-Reliance to discuss matters pertaining to Players loaning for the new Tournament.

PRE SEASON PRACTICE : East Bengal win in 3rd match also..

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Today East Bengal beat 5-0 Kalyani Mumiciaplity Football Academy under coaching of Debjit Ghosh in their last practice match at Kalyani conditioning camp, Baljit Saini scored brace while Nilendra Dewan, Semilen Doungel and Veteran Alvito scored for East Bengal.

Last 28th July East Bengal won their 2nd practice match at Kalyani conditioning Camp today. In first practice match East Bengal trounced Cal Customs 7-0.

But today in 2nd Match East Bengal met their Jr Team. It was heavy shower in Kalyani but Match delayed to start. East Bengal win the match finally 2-0 where Baljit Singh who scored hattrick in last match scored the brace. Gurpreet Singh joined East Bengal camp today he is fit.