Articles tagged under: Football

કોવિડ-19ની વિવશતા વચ્ચે ……… ફૂટબોલ ? ના, ફૂસબોલ !

July 27, 2020
કોવિડ-19ની વિવશતા વચ્ચે  ……… ફૂટબોલ ? ના, ફૂસબોલ !

શ્રી પરિમલ નથવાણી દ્વારા જુલાઇ 27, 2020: આપણે ત્યાં કહેવાય છે કે ‘આવશ્યકતા આવિષ્કારની જનની છે.’ કોરોના કાળમાં મેદાની રમતો ઉપર જે પ્રતિબંધો લાદવામાં આવ્યા, તેને લીધે ખેલાડીઓની મનોદશા શું થઇ હશે ...Read More

Premier League and Hero ISL to develop football in India with renewed Mutual Cooperation Agreement

February 29, 2020
Premier League and Hero ISL to develop football in India with renewed Mutual Cooperation Agreement

Mumbai: Chairperson and founder of Football Sports Development Limited and Reliance Foundation, Mrs Nita Ambani, joined Premier League Chief Executive Richard Masters today at the Premier League-ISL Next Generation Mumbai Cup to sign a new agreement that will see the Hero ISL and Premier League continue to work together to share knowledge and expertise in all areas of the elite game including governance, talent development, commercial growth, administration and wider community development. Th...Read More

Project Future India-2020: Nine GSFA Candidates to Undergo Selection Trial for Becoming Football Referees

December 31, 2019
Project Future India-2020: Nine GSFA Candidates to Undergo Selection Trial for Becoming Football Referees

Ahmedabad: All India Football Federation (AIFF) has accepted 09 nominations from Gujarat State Football Association (GSFA) for selection trial for Project Future India – 2020 (PFI-2020) batch. Nine (09) GSFA nominees include five male and four females. The Project Future India-2020 is a course for football referees which was kicked off in May 2015. It aims at preparing national and international level of referees from the talented and prospective candidates in different categories. The candida...Read More

City Football Group acquires majority stake in Indian Super League’s Mumbai City FC

November 28, 2019
City Football Group acquires majority stake in Indian Super League’s Mumbai City FC

Mumbai: India and Manchester, England - City Football Group (CFG) has agreed a deal to acquire a majority stake in its eighth club, Mumbai City FC in the Indian Super League, marking a major move into Indian football. CFG will become the 65% majority shareholder of the Club, alongside existing shareholders, acclaimed actor and film producer, Ranbir Kapoor and Bimal Parekh who combined will hold the remaining 35% of shares. Completion of the investment remains subject to the approval of certain f...Read More

FSDL to host U17 Women’s Tournament in preparation to India’s WC team selection: Nita Ambani

August 30, 2019
FSDL to host U17 Women’s Tournament in preparation to India’s WC team selection: Nita Ambani

Mumbai:Mrs. Nita Ambani, Chairperson, Football Sports Development Limited and Reliance Foundation announced two key initiatives aimed at propelling growth of football in India, especially amongst girls. Football Sports Development Limited will kick off a four-team Under-17 Women’s Tournament and organise Children’s Leagues starting 2019-20 season. Mrs Ambani revealed the plans while addressing the Indian Super League club owners’ meet here in Mumbai on Thursday. Over 100 women w...Read More

Union Sports minister in Gujarat to watch a football match

July 13, 2019
Union Sports minister in Gujarat to watch a football match

Gandhinagar: Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju is in Gujarat today to watch Hero International Cup football match between the teams of DPR Korea and India at Transtadia EKA Arena stadium in Kankaria area of Ahmedabad. Rijiju on his arrival at Sardar Patel airport here said, 'I have heard a lot about Gujarat, and today is my first visit to the State as Sports minister, I would visit the facility of Sports Authority of India and hold interaction. There are lot of possibilities here. I would also ...Read More

CM Vijay Rupani Kicks-off 72nd Reliance Senior National Championship for Santosh Trohpy (West Zone) at Ahmedabad

January 08, 2018
CM Vijay Rupani Kicks-off 72nd Reliance Senior National Championship for Santosh Trohpy (West Zone) at Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad, January 8, 2018: Chief Minister of Gujarat Shri Vijay Rupani kicked-off the 72nd Reliance Senior National Championship for Santosh Trohpy (West Zone) at The Arena TransStadia in Ahmedabad on January 8, 2018. Along with minister of state (Independent Charge) Sports, Youth and Cultural Activities Shri Ishwarsinh Patel, president of Gujarat State Football Association Shri Dhanraj Nathwani, MLA Jagdish Panchal, MLA Shri Suresh Patel, Co-founder and Managing Director of The Arena Tra...Read More

Ahmedabad to host first national level football championship: Santosh Trophy West Zone matches starting from Monday

January 06, 2018
Ahmedabad to host first national level football championship: Santosh Trophy West Zone matches starting from Monday

Ahmedabad: Gujarat State Football Association (GSFA) will host the national level football championship for the first time. This announcement was made by GSFA President Dhanraj Nathwani here today. 'The 72nd senior national football championship for Santosh Trophy(West Zone) will take place at Arena TransStadia in Kankaria area of Ahmedabad from 8th to 13th January. Chief Minister Vijay Rupani will kick off the tournament at 2.30 pm on January 8,' said Shri Nathwani. Santosh Trophy is pl...Read More

Nita Ambani launches RFYS football Ahmedabad leg, conveys wishes to India U17 team

September 29, 2017
Nita Ambani launches RFYS football Ahmedabad leg, conveys wishes to India U17 team

Ahmedabad: The Ahmedabad City leg of Reliance Foundation Youth Sports school and college football championship was launched here on Friday, with the foundation chairperson Mrs Nita Ambani wishing the Indian team for the upcoming FIFA Under-17 World Cup to be held in India. "These are wonderful times for Indian football," said Mrs Ambani. "We have recently seen the Indian national team break into the Top 100 in world rankings after a gap of two decades. And now for the first time in the histor...Read More

Nita Ambani kicks off RFYS Season 2, says Reliance Foundation’s goal is to transform India into multi-sports nation

August 16, 2017
Nita Ambani kicks off RFYS Season 2, says Reliance Foundation’s goal is to transform India into multi-sports nation

Mumbai: The second edition of the path-breaking Reliance Foundation Youth Sports’ national football competition kicked off here on Wednesday, with its chairperson Mrs Nita Ambani committing herself to transform India into a multi-sports nation in the not too distant future. Mrs Ambani, a proud Member of the International Olympic Committee, seeks to build a sports eco-system in the country that will not only encourage kids and youngsters to take up sport but will also provide every chil...Read More