In a webinar organised by Football Delhi to commemorate the event of Sunil Chhetri’s birthday, All India Football Federation General Secretary Kushal Das congratulated Football Delhi on the initiative.
He additionally wished Sunil on his birthday and jokingly said: “I wish Sunil a very happy 26th birthday. Even though he says he is 36, looking at his fitness, commitment and agility on the field, I am sure he is only 26.”
Speaking within the digital meet, Das urged Football Delhi to provide you with a technique together with imaginative and prescient and particular objectives for brief and long run. He felt that “such a document will help Football Delhi to raise resources from Government and prospective sponsors.”
“It is impossible to develop football without proper resources. The strategic plan needs to be developed after engaging with all stakeholders, and AIFF is ready to provide guidance on this,” the General Secretary averred.
“Football Delhi is at a very advantageous location position. The AIFF Headquarters is barely an hour’s drive away. AIFF organises nearly 1500 matches across the country through its League and Competitions department every season, and over 30000 Golden Baby Leagues through the league operators,” Das knowledgeable.
“The Technical Director who overseas grassroots, youth development and coach education is also based at the Football House, and it would be immensely beneficial for Football Delhi to take advantage of this knowledge bank.”
The General Secretary additionally complimented Shaji Prabhakaran, President of Football Delhi and his team for making an attempt to usher in modifications, and hoped that with steerage from AIFF, soccer in Delhi may be revived as soon as once more to develop into a sport of alternative.