Shillong Lajong celebrated the AFC Grassroots Day

SHILONG: Shillong Lajong FC celebrated the AFC Grassroots Day by organizing the Grassroots Festival on the 15th May, Sunday in Shillong Polo Ground. The I-League club from Shillong, has been conducting its own Grassroots Festivals in various localities in Shillong and will slowly spread across the region. The Club has received an overwhelming response which […]

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Integration of football and education in Mizoram

Aizawl: In an unprecedented first of its kind tie-up in India, a partnership has been achieved towards “Grassroots Football Promotion in Mizoram” between Tata Trusts, Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) and Aizawl Football Club. The project will involve football training to 3000 tribal children in the age group of 6-14 years. While children would naturally be […]

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East Bengal & Mohammedan celebrates AFC Grassroots Day with Grassroots Festival

Kolkata: Kolkata giants East Bengal and Mohammedan Sporting Club commemorates AFC Grassroots Football Day through conducting Grassroots Football Festivals respectively here on Saturday (16th May). To celebrate the occasion East Bengal organised two separate matches at East Bengal Club Ground. First of those were between East Bengal U-13 and East Bengal Football School of Excellence […]

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WIFA celebrates AFC Grassroots Day with five grassroots leaders courses

Mumbai: The Western Indian Football Association (WIFA) organised a total number of five Grassroots Leaders Courses accorss Maharashtra to celebrate the “AFC Grassroots Football Day” here on Friday (15th May). AIFF Honorary General Secretary Mr. Kushal Das inaugurated the course held at Cooperage Football Stadium in Mumbai. Among five grassroots leaders courses of WIFA; Mumbai, […]

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WIFA to organise Free Grassroots Leaders Courses to boost grassroots football in Maharashtra

Mumbai: The Western Indian Football Association (WIFA), will be conducting five Grassroots Leaders Courses in Nagpur, Pune, Thane and Mumbai under its Grassroots Development Programee to promote and spread grassroots football. Mr. Souter Vaz, Hony. General Secretary, WIFA stated; “On the occasion of the AFC Grassroots Day on 15th May, WIFA has initiated this program.” […]

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Himachal Pradesh FA Organizes Grassroot Festival

Hot on the heels of the AFC Grassroots Course organised by the the Himachal Pradesh Football Association, the AFC Grassroots Festival in line with the AFC Grassroots Day on May 15 was also celebrated across the state on AFC May 15, 2014. A total of 48 kids participated in the Festival while 100 children and 20 Grassroot Leaders took […]

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SC de Goa Won GFA U-14 1st Division League

Sporting Clube de Goa were crowned champions of the U-14 League 1st Division, after thrashing Vasco Sports 6-0, in the final game of the season, at the Don Bosco ground Panjim, on Tuesday, May 6. Sporting Goa needed just a victory to clinch the title and they did that with ease. After sealing the three […]

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First Ever AIFF-FFA Grassroots Leaders Course Concludes In Imphal

The first AIFF-FFA Grassroots Leaders Course ended successfully in Imphal on January 20 (Monday). The three-day Course was part of the AIFF’s partnership with the Football Federation of Australia for the AIFF Grassroots Programme. A total of 31 Grassroots Leaders (Grassroots Coaches) attended the Course. The President of the All Manipur Football Association Mr. Santosh […]

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Delhi gets its first-ever Grassroots Leader Course

The first AIFF Grassroots Leaders Course in Delhi, jointly organised by Football Link, Delhi Soccer Association and the Sports Authority of India (SAI) concluded at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Delhi on Sunday (December 22, 2013). The Grassroots Course had kicked-off on December 20. A total of 45 Coaches, currently involved in Grassroots Football attended […]

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Dempo SC Holds Its First Grassroots Football Festival

The future of Goan football was best seen in display as Dempo Sports Club successfully organized its first Grassroots Football Festival the Duler stadium in Mapusa. Dempo junior coaches along with the Club volunteer’s mobilized to organize the first in a series of football festivals planned by the Panaji-based club. More than 200 boys from […]

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