May 15, 2017

Tata Football Academy celebrates Asian Football Confederation Grassroots Day

Jamshedpur: Tata Football Academy (TFA), a commitment spearheaded by Tata Steel, today celebrated Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Grassroots Day. More than 100 children from the sports summer camp 2017 and 30 special children participated in the event.

The AFC Grassroots Day is being celebrated as per the guidelines of All India Football Federation (AIFF), where all the affiliated clubs and academies participate and organise this event in their region. Grassroots Day is being celebrated across Asia today. The event is promoted with the intention to engage young children for the development of the sport.

During the event, a coach education session was organised at the TFA Conference Room from 12:30 pm onwards. Around 30 coaches from different feeder centres of the Tata Steel Rural Development Society (TSRDS) and TFA participated.

The Summer camp and special children grassroots festival were organised at the TFA ground from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm.