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AIFF rates Sports Hostel Odisha as 3 Star Academy
Sportslogon Team June 26th 2018

Bhubaneswar : Sports Hostel Odisha added a new feather to its cap as it secured a three star rating in the latest accreditation report released by the All India Football Federation (AIFF).

The Sports and Youth Service Department of Odisha, in order to provide a strong pathway towards becoming professional footballers for the football inmates of its Sports Hostels, decided to undergo the AIFF academy accreditation process last year. Owing to the strong efforts of the Government of Odisha,the Football Sports Hostel was given AIFF academic accreditation with a two star rating last year.

In order to further improve in all the aspects that are required as part of the AIFF accreditation process, the department improved its football infrastructure along with other facilities, which has resulted in a three Star rating this year.

Last year, Sports Hostel Odisha was registered as the first football academy from the State of Odisha by AIFF.In addition, both the U-18 and U-15 football teams of Sports Hostel Odisha participated in Youth I-league for the 2017-18 season and performed admirably.

The government is putting in a lot of effort to ensure that the sports hostels produce increasing numbers of professional players in the coming years, and in view of that, the Sports & Youth Services Department has set its sights on turning Sports Hostel Odisha into one of the top academies in the country. .
This news was added and updated on : June 26th 2018
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