Tata Steel host junior football camp
Sportslogon Team April 12th 2017
Bhubaneswar : Total 65 young footballers from villages around Sukinda Chromite Mine (SCM) of Tata Steel have joined a specialized football training camp conducted by Ashok Tudu, ace coach of Tata Football Academy( TFA), Jamshedpur. The camp, organized by SCM of Tata Steel was kicked off today at its central playground.
Altogether 35 boys under the age of 14 years and 30 under 16 years from villages like KP Nagara, Kakudia, Bhalutangar, Patena, Kumardih, Purijhar, Kaliapani, etc under Sukinda block in Jajpur district have been selected for the 15-day camp, from among hundreds of students in a 3-day long screening session. The training camp will continue till April 26.
Tudu, with more than 25 years of coaching experience will teach basics of the game like controlling, dribbling, speeding, receiving, passing, etc. to junior players and advanced techniques like ball movement, attack, defend, cross and finish to the senior players.
In order to promote football in the region along with other sports, Tata Steel Sukinda Chromite Mine has been running several training camps for young footballers in and around Sukinda. Apart from organizing a village level football tournament each year at Sukinda. .
This news was added and updated on : April 12th 2017