INDIAN & INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL NEWS - JULY : 2014

A 25-member Indian squad left for Czech Republic.

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AIFF Official Press Release : A 25-member Indian squad left for Czech Republic for a 19-day exposure Tour for preparation for the forthcoming Incheon Asian Games. The Team would be back on August 8, 2014. However, four Players from the 29-member squad - Deepak Devrani, Shouvik Ghosh, Sanjay Balmuchu and Romeo Fernandes - who were practicing under National Coach Wim Koevermans have been released from the Camp and didn't travel to Czech Republic.

The Indian squad will play three matches during the period against three different Clubs - Senco Doubravka, FK Most and TJ Domazlice. The Team will be based in Pilsen. Besides, the Indian Team would be playing two matches in the Friendly Series against Pakistan U-23 National Team in Bangalore on August 17 and 20 respectively.

Furthermore, the squad will also be travelling to China for another exposure Tour from August 25-September 8 where they would be playing two matches against Shanghai FC and JiangSu. Sunil Chhetri, Robin Singh and Francis Fernandes are the three Senior Players who are part of the squad. The rest of the squad comprise of U-23 Players.

The 25-member squad presently which travelled to Czech Republic is as follows:

GOALKEEPERS : Amrinder Singh, Ravi Kumar, Kamaljit Singh.

DEFENDERS : Pritam Kotal, Keenan Almeida, Joyner Lourenco, Shankar Sampingiraj, Sandesh Jhingan, Salam Singh, Narayan Das.

MIDFIELDERS : Pronoy Halder, Rowlin Borges, Clifton Dias, Alwyn George, Siam Hangal, Lalrindika Ralte, Dhanpal Ganesh, Milan Singh.

FORWARDS : Francis Fernandes (Senior Player), Seiminlen Doungel, Sunil Chhetri (Senior Player), Robin Singh (Senior Player), Haokip Thongkoshim, Alesh Sawant, Mandar Rao Desai.

AIFF and IFA jointly will organise Goalkeeper coaching course at Bengal.

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AIFF Official Press Release : All India Football Federation (AIFF) in association with Indian Football Association (IFA), West Bengal will be organising two AFC Goalkeeping courses for Level 1 and 2. The course will be hosted by IFA in West Bengal and will involve interested and eligible participants from across the country.

A maximum of 24 participants will be allowed to attend the course. Level 1 will be held from November 3 till 9 while Level 2 will be from November 10 to 19, 2014. The course will be conducted by an AFC appointed instructor from abroad. The courses will be the first of their kind for the calendar year. The venue of the course is yet to be finalised.

Gadhinglaj United football Association, Kolhapur, Maharashtra felicitated successful footballers.

Gadhinglaj United  football Association, Kolhapur, Maharashtra  felicitated successful footballers

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Gadhinglaj United football Association, Kolhapur, Maharashtra felicitated successful footballers in a grand function. Ex- Indian Sr. Team Captain Shanumgam Venketesh, Maharashtra cabinet Minister Hasan Mushrif were the chief Guest of the felecitation programme.

In this occasion Gadhinglaj United also felicitated Miraj U-19 Inter state Football tournament Winner & Kolhapurs U-17 Champions trophy winner footballers alongwith Central government Officer Vikram Patil, U-19 National Team player Kiran Kavnekar, U-17 state player Akshay Savant (GK), AIFF Grass-root Instructor Anjana Turambekar, Police sub Inspector Shekhar kamble, "D" license Football coach Nikhil Khanna.

Deepak Kuppannvar, Secretary of Gadhinglaj United football Association also told that the programme ended in a grand success in presence of Club Director Satish Patil, ex- footballer Arun Narke, District Sports officer Navnath fartade, Mayour Laxmi Ghugari, Vice Mayour Kaveri Chougle, Club Vice President Suresh kolki, Directors Mahadev Patil, Pintu daddikar, Bhairu salwade, Manish kole and gurdians of the Jr Footballers