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India Women’s team icons on National Girl Child Day: Hope to inspire next generation of girls!

As Indian football continues to move forward together, a key aspect of the game’s growth in the country has been the continuous development of women’s football – right from the grassroots level through the Golden Baby Leagues to the senior national women’s team. With the nation observing the National Girl …

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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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UEFA & Disney launch Incredible initiative to help more girls play football through Playmakers!

UEFA and Disney have teamed-up to develop a ground-breaking football programme that uses Disney’s world-renowned storytelling to encourage more young girls to exercise regularly and kickstart a lifelong love of football. Inspired by academic research showing the positive role of storytelling in helping children take up sport, Playmakers also aims …

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AFC sign declaration to protect women and girls!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) reinforced its commitment to ensure the safety of women in the sport by signing the Declaration of Principles for the Protection of Women and Girls from Sexual Harassment and Abuse in Football Worldwide. The Declaration has been drawn up by international social enterprise, Association Football …

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Jammu-and-Kashmir’s State Football Academy kicks off Under-12 Girls Football Tournament!

The State Football Academy of J&K State Sports Council Organised a two-day 7v7 Under-12 Girls Football Tournament which was kicked off on Sunday, February 25 at the Synthetic Turf TRC Ground in Srinagar. 12 teams of various schools are participating in this tournament which is being played on a knockout …

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Junior Girls National Football Championship – Day 14: Manipur retain title!

Day 14 and the day of the final of the 2016 edition of the Junior Girls National Football Championship which was held at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack, Odisha. The Young Manipur girls proved to be too strong for Haryana in the final as they overpowered their counterparts by an …

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Junior Girls National Football Championship: Mighty Manipur face surprise Haryana in final!

Defending Champions Manipur will look forward to lifting the silverware but they have to withstand the resilient girls from Haryana to win the final battle of the Junior Girls National Football Championships at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on Sunday, July 17. The Manipur girls, under the tutelage of Chaoba …

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Junior Girls National Football Championship – Day 13: Manipur & Haryana reach finals!

Day 13 of the 2016 edition of the Junior Girls National Football Championship is being held in Cuttack, Odisha with two games played in total across the match day at the Barabati Stadium. Match No-37: Manipur 6-0 Tamil Nadu – Barabati Stadium Favourites Manipur reached the final of the Junior …

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Junior Girls National Football Championship – Day 12: Haryana & Tamil Nadu win!

Day 12 of the 2016 edition of the Junior Girls National Football Championship is being held in Cuttack, Odisha with two games played in total across the match day at the Barabati Stadium. Match No-35: Tamil Nadu 3-0 Pondicherry – Barabati Stadium Tamil Nadu scored a vital 3-0 win over …

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Junior Girls National Football Championship – Day 11: Two different results!

Day 11 of the 2016 edition of the Junior Girls National Football Championship is being held in Cuttack, Odisha with two games played in total across the match day at the Barabati Stadium. Match No-33: Manipur 10-0 Goa – Barabati Stadium Tournament favourites Manipur trashed Goa 10-0 to continue their …

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