Häfele presented “A players perspective on Indian Women’s Football” powered by PIFA Foundation and moderated by Anjali Shah – AIFF ExCo & AIFF Women’s committee member.
PIFA were extremely proud to host three extremely talented players who are representing India.
Aditi Chauhan – India Goalkeeper, ex-West Ham United player kicked off the seminar on how she developed from a basketball player in school to a world class goalkeeper.
Dalima Chibber – India and Manitoba Bisons player joined us briefly from Canada. it was way past midnight. She spoke about her journey and her 30 yard free kick screamer. Everyone appreciated her advise on the correct use of social media to promote the game.
Sai Sankhe – India U-17 player. The 15 year old Mumbaikar spoke about her balancing football and studies. She would like to make football her profession.
We also had Kuntala Ghosh Dastidar – ex-Indian Women’s Team from the Golden Age. She spoke about her experience then and how the current batch have access to better facilities. And feels they will do very well.
We like to thank all the panelist as well Afsha Ashiq and Leah Poonawala in sharing their experiences!