INDIAN & INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL NEWS - JUNE : 2014

West Bengal State Govt. Football Academy starts at Khardah.

 West Bengal state Football Academy at Khardah

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State Football Academy of Govt of West Bengal Today started at Khardaha Bibekanada Stadium. State Govt Spend Rupees 10 crores for the Academy. Hon'ble MIC - Sports Mr Madan Mitra inaugurate the Academy today. He said State Govt will spend Rupees five lakhs per month for the Academy Boys. U-14 and U17 Footballers will practice here for two years under Ex-India International Goutam Sarkar. After Two year New batch of Boys will be included.

In the programme at Khardah, Hon'ble Finance Minister of State Mr. Amit Mitra, Jyotipriyo Mollik, chandrima Bhattacharyya alongwith Padmashree P.K. Banerjee, Chuni Goswmi, Dronacharya Syed Naimuddin, Ex-Olympian nikhil Nandi, Ex-Footballers Manas Bhattacharyya, Comptan Dutta were present.

3rd edition of the Summer Football Coaching Camp at Delhi.

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The third edition of the Summer Football Coaching Camp would kick off tomorrow at prestigious Dr. Ambedkar Stadium. More than 100 kids have already enrolled themselves to attend the 21 - day long camp.

The Summer Football Coaching Camp will begin on 8th of June and would continue till 28th June. The coaching camp is being jointly organized by Capital Football Academy and Dr. Zakir Husain Memorial School. The qualified coaches and former senior players will coach the kids. The convenor of the camp Syed Khurram Raza informed that 'for last three years the camp is being successfully organized during the summer vacations for last three years regularly and the Capital Football Academy plans to organize coaching for football loving kids throughout the year.

The General Secretary of the Academy Liaqat Ali thanked the principal of Dr. Zakir Husain Memorial School for extending cooperation in organizing this camp. Throwing light on the need of organizing such camps the President of the Academy Manzoor Malik told that the football loving children of walled city and its adjacent areas does not have scope of getting proper coaching in nearby area and for this purpose the former football players of the area have started this camp which is being run successfully for the last three years. He told that the kids participating in this camp would be given certificate of participation.