SAFF Championship winners call on Lt Governor

NL Corresspondent

Srinagar, Sept 13: The winners of South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Under-16 Championship from called on Lieutenant Governor Shri Manoj Sinha at Raj Bhawan today.

The delegation was comprised of Sh Ishfaq Ahmed, Head Coach; Sh Majid Yousuf, Manager of the Team and Sh Abdul Salah, the champion Football Player from Khanabal, Anantnag. The delegation was the part of the Indian Football Team who emerged as Champions at SAFF Championship held at Thimphu Bhutan.

The Lt Governor congratulated the Indian National Team members for the great victory and bringing laurels to Jammu Kashmir and the Nation.

The coaching camp for the Indian National Team for SAFF U-16 Championship was held at Srinagar from 20th July till 29th August 2023.

Sh Sarmad Hafeez, Secretary Youth Services and Sports; Ms Nuzhat Gul, Secretary J&K Sports Council and Sh Arun Malhotra, former Indian Footballer & Technical Member All Football Federation were also present.