GUWAHATI, Nov 22 – Assam Football Association (AFA) may get a FIFA international friendly and if so the match will be played on February 6.
Informing this AFA secretary Ankur Dutta said in a press conference today that, as the November 14 India-Yemen match did not take place, FIFA has agreed to allot another match where India may play either Phillipines, Vietnam or Oman.
Dutta further revealed that a coaching camp for coaches of north-eastern region under FIFA. The camp will be held at the Nehru Stadium here from November 25 to 30 where 30 coaches, 20 from Assam, will take part. Pieter Abraham Hambarg will act as trainer in the six-day camp.
Moran will host the Assam Club Championship, under Charaideo Sports Association from December, informed Dutta. He also revealed that the National Football Championship for the Santosh Trophy will be held at Uttar Pradesh and Kerala in the month of February-March.
On the other hand, the 2nd division National League will be staged in February. Two city based teams, Gauhati Town Club and Green Valley Sports Club, have fulfilled the criteria to appear in the championship.