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Nabadwip Golden Baby Leagues help girls defy prejudices!

A generic trend in India suggests that parents of most girl child feel apprehensive to take part in any sort of sporting activity, let alone football. But the people of Shondanga, a remote village near Nabadwip in West Bengal feel the other way. Bhupendranath Pal, a retired Banker and an …

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Golden Baby Leagues help generate passion for football in rural Manipur!

Since its inception, the Golden Baby Leagues initiative, started by the All India Football Federation (AIFF) in 2018, has helped light a footballing spark among young children across the country and in rural Manipur, they are also providing hope to families of a brighter future. “Our objective of starting these …

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Parents, children learn together in Bengaluru’s Double Pass Development Golden Baby League!

Ever since the Golden Baby Leagues were launched by the All India Football Federation (AIFF) in 2018, the beautiful game has been introduced to children (both boys and girls) at an early age across the country. While these children, aged between 6-12, learn the basics of football through the Golden …

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Golden Baby Leagues acts as breath of fresh air in Leh-Ladakh!

Bill Shankly, the legendary Liverpool FC manager once said, “Football is not about life or death, it is more important than that.” The kids from Leh have probably grasped this concept more than anyone else. Since the introduction of Golden Baby Leagues, they have sprung into life in the picturesque …

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Kids travel 70km on a match-day to play in the Laitkseh Golden Baby League in Meghalaya!

“The thing about football — the important thing about football — is that it is not just about football.” This memorable quote by English writer Terry Pratchett encapsulates the passion that can be evoked by the ‘Beautiful Game’ — an example of which can be seen in the West Khasi …

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