Northernpower house Minerva Punjab FC who have laterly been in the News for producing over 18 Footballers to various age groups of Indian National Team have now officially tied up with English Premier League’s giants Tottenham Hotspur FC to give their Grassroot Programmes and Academy a professional touch.
The Tie up would now see live screening of Tottenham Hotspurs FC matches at Minerva Punjab FC Home Stadium. Former Tottenham Hotspurs FC legends Clive Allen and Micky Hazard will also help in enhancing Minerva Punjab FC’s Grassroot Development and Minerva Punjab FC’s Academy based in Mohali which is India’s Largest Residental Academy with over 200 Footballers in it’s single campus.
Clive Allen who is a retired English Footballer played for 7 different London clubs. He also represented QPR, Arsenal, Crystal Palace, Tottenham Hotspur, Bordeaux, Chelsea, West Ham United, Mill Wall FC and Charlisle United. He also represented England U21 and England National Football Team. Notably he was also a part of Tottenham Hotspurs Management, In his succesfull managerial spell he coached Football superstars like Gareth Bale, Luka Modric, Robbie Keane, Dimitar Berbatov, Rafael Van Der Vaart, Ledley King to name from a few.
Micky Hazard, too of English decent is a former Tottenham Hotspurs player having represented 4 EnglishLeague Clubs like Chelsea, Portsmouth, Swindon Town and Spurs. He also managed Barnet Based Hadley FC which plays in Spartan South Milands League’s Premier Division.
With the addition of Allen and Micky to Punjab based club, their development would surely boost the clubs morale who have single handedly produced numerous talents to the Indian National Junior and Senior Team within just one year of its existence in top flight football.